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Blenheim Pavilion, Cliveden

A Grade I Listed Building in Taplow, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.5616 / 51°33'41"N

Longitude: -0.6845 / 0°41'4"W

OS Eastings: 491283

OS Northings: 185563

OS Grid: SU912855

Mapcode National: GBR F7J.1R8

Mapcode Global: VHFT1.20ZQ

Entry Name: Blenheim Pavilion, Cliveden

Listing Date: 23 September 1955

Last Amended: 26 April 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 44262

Location: Taplow, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, SL6

County: Buckinghamshire

District: South Bucks

Civil Parish: Taplow

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Taplow

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


3/667 Blenheim Pavilion, Cliveden
(formerly listed as
23.9.55 Cliveden, together with
terrace wall, octagonal
temple, Blenheim Pavilion
and balustrade from Villa

- 1

By Giacomo Leoni, circa 1735. Stone, lead roofs. Arched opening with paired
Ionic pilasters flanked by single-storeyed rusticated one-bay wings. Garlands
in the spandrels of the arch. Pediment with trophies. Alcove within has Ionic
pilasters and opens towards the wings which have each a single sash window and
a crowning balustrade terminating in obelisks. CL 24.2.1977.

Listing NGR: SU9128385563

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