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Latitude: 53.5193 / 53°31'9"N
Longitude: -3.016 / 3°0'57"W
OS Eastings: 332735
OS Northings: 402992
OS Grid: SD327029
Mapcode National: GBR 7WCR.V5
Mapcode Global: WH86M.NS1X
Entry Name: Pantheon Adjoining Ince Blundell Hall
Listing Date: 11 October 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1075869
English Heritage Legacy ID: 216466
Location: Ince Blundell, Sefton, L38
Civil Parish: Ince Blundell
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: Sefton St Helen
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
INCE BLUNDELL PARK WALL ROAD
SD 30 SW
Gallery. 1802-10. For Henry Blundell, (Housed Blundell's
collection of antiquities). Stone with lead dome. Modelled
on the Pantheon, Rome. Round on plan, with tetrastyle Ionic
portico to south east. Frieze, cornice and large dome with
oculus. Entrance flanked by niches and with relief panels
above. Portico flanked by round niches with busts. Frieze
and pediment of portico have classical relief panels.
Interior faced with marble has Ionic pilastrade with
roundels and triglyphs in frieze. Coffered dome has ribs of
fasces and panels with rosettes. 4 Venetian recesses with
Ionic columns and dosserets; between are large niches
flanked by smaller niches with round recesses above.
Octagonal vestibule with round-headed recesses connects this
item with Ince Blundell Hall (q.v.)
Listing NGR: SD3273502992
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