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Garden House Approximately 50 Metres East North East of Number 16 (St Giles House)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7579 / 51°45'28"N

Longitude: -1.2587 / 1°15'31"W

OS Eastings: 451264

OS Northings: 206840

OS Grid: SP512068

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.LMK

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.42FQ

Entry Name: Garden House Approximately 50 Metres East North East of Number 16 (St Giles House)

Listing Date: 27 July 1989

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245985

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Carfax

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(east side)
SP5106 NW
5/530B Garden House
approx 50 m
ENE of No 16
(St Giles' House)

2. II*
Garden House, incorporating Radcliffe Camera dome model, c.1740. Ashlar
with lead covered dome. Rectangular plan. 4 composite columns, the
centre two projecting, support an entablature and central pediment.
Sides also open but back has panelled walling. The very fine small dome
above is a l":l' model of James Gibbs' first design for the Radcliffe
Camera dome. The interior of the dome has fine ribs and coffering.
Since this follows the first design the model is likely to have been
made c.1737.
(S G Giliam: The Building Accounts of the Radcliffe Camera: Ox. Hist. Soc:

Listing NGR: SP5124806831

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