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Gothic Tower North West of Hartwell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8057 / 51°48'20"N

Longitude: -0.8495 / 0°50'58"W

OS Eastings: 479420

OS Northings: 212521

OS Grid: SP794125

Mapcode National: GBR C1K.N21

Mapcode Global: VHDV4.7W73

Entry Name: Gothic Tower North West of Hartwell House

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42671

Location: Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP17

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Stone with Dinton and Hartwell

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


3/101 Gothic tower N.W. of Hartwell

Tower, c.1730, attributed to James Gibbs, originally standing in the
'Wilderness' of the early C18 garden with other structures since remove
but recorded in the Nebot paintings in the County Museum. Ashlar stone
low circular structure with moulded plinth, cornice and battlemented
parapet projected out on small moulded corbels. Gothic arched opening
with moulded arch and hoodmould on north side, approached by a flight
of 5 curved and moulded stone steps. Small quatrefoil opening opposite.
(Country Life 15.3.79 p.709 plate 6).

Listing NGR: SP7942012521

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