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Dark Lantern at Shugborough Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Colwich, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.795 / 52°47'42"N

Longitude: -2.0239 / 2°1'26"W

OS Eastings: 398483

OS Northings: 321938

OS Grid: SJ984219

Mapcode National: GBR 28C.R49

Mapcode Global: WHBF1.W0DL

Entry Name: Dark Lantern at Shugborough Hall

Listing Date: 17 March 1953

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065771

English Heritage Legacy ID: 443264

Location: Colwich, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST17

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Colwich

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Haywood St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

COLWICH
1.
2385
Dark Lantern at
Shugborough Hall
SJ 92 SE 19/31 17.3.53
II*
2.
Circa 1765. By Stuart. Drum-shaped structure with engared Corinthian columns
and domed top surmounted by a gilded cauldron beacon and stand (derived from the
tripod) with gilded scrolls and dolphin supporters. Based on the Choragic
Monument of Lysicrates, called the Lanthorn of Demosthenes. Recently well
restored.

Grade II* shall be amended be read Grade I.

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COLWICH
1.
2385
Dark Lantern at
SJ 92 SE 19/31 Shugborough Hall
17.3.53.
II*
2.
Circa 1765. By Stuart. Drum-shaped structure with engaged Corinthian
columns and domed top surmounted by a gilded cauldron beacon and stand
(derived from the tripod) with gilded scrolls and dolphin supporters. Based
on the Choragic Monument of Lysicrates, called the Lanthorn of Demos-
thenes. Recently well restored.

Listing NGR: SJ9848321938

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