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Latitude: 54.112 / 54°6'43"N
Longitude: -0.8826 / 0°52'57"W
OS Eastings: 473142
OS Northings: 469038
OS Grid: SE731690
Mapcode National: GBR QN8W.PQ
Mapcode Global: WHFBF.DXX0
Entry Name: Castle Howard Pyramid in Pretty Wood
Listing Date: 25 January 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1149012
English Heritage Legacy ID: 329006
Location: Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Henderskelfe
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Bulmer St Martin
Church of England Diocese: York
HENDERSKELFE PRETTY WOOD
SE 76 NW
7/50 Pyramid in Pretty Wood
Pyramid. Before 1727. By Nicholas Hawksmoor for Charles Howard, 3rd Earl
of Carlisle. Limestone. Approximately 8 metres in height. Square plinth
carries rusticated base with cyma reversa frieze. Rusticated pyramid.
Appears on estate map of 1727. In a derelict condition at time of resurvey.
HBMC, Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England,
Part 32, North Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.
Listing NGR: SE7314369040
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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