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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: -2.024 / 2°1'26"W

OS Eastings: 398479

OS Northings: 321939

OS Grid: SJ984219

Mapcode National: GBR 28C.R49

Mapcode Global: WHBF1.W0CL

Plus Code: 9C4VQXWG+2C

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

Town: 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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Description

1.
2385
SJ 92 SE
19/31
17.3.53

COLWICH
Dark Lantern at Shugborough Hall

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 Demosthenes. Recently well
restored.

Grade II* shall be amended be read Grade I.
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1.
2385
SJ 92 SE
19/31
17.3.53

COLWICH
Dark Lantern at
Shugborough Hall
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 Demosthenes.
Recently well restored.

Listing NGR: SJ9847921939

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