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The Perceval Shrine

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandon and Burston, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8604 / 52°51'37"N

Longitude: -2.0623 / 2°3'44"W

OS Eastings: 395900

OS Northings: 329214

OS Grid: SJ959292

Mapcode National: GBR 27K.MFM

Mapcode Global: WHBDN.9C5H

Entry Name: The Perceval Shrine

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 25 April 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039001

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272298

Location: Sandon and Burston, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Sandon and Burston

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Sandon All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 92 NE


The Perceval Shrine
(formerly listed as
Shrine to Spencer Percival)


Circa 1815. A small structure set into the hillside of the park commemorating
Spencer Perceval, the Premier, who was shot by a madman in the lobby of the House
of Commons in 1812. An ashlar vaulted recess with segmental arch, embattled parapet,
and lean-to stone roof.

Listing NGR: SJ9590029214

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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