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The Owl House at South End of Lake

A Grade II* Listed Building in Severn Stoke, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.0911 / 52°5'27"N

Longitude: -2.1627 / 2°9'45"W

OS Eastings: 388950

OS Northings: 243647

OS Grid: SO889436

Mapcode National: GBR 1HD.S1T

Mapcode Global: VH937.GPJV

Entry Name: The Owl House at South End of Lake

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Last Amended: 14 June 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152630

Location: Severn Stoke, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR8

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Severn Stoke

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Severn Stoke with Croome d'Abitot

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


3/39 The Owl House at South end
of lake (formerly listed
as Park Seat or Hunting
Lodge at South end of
25.3.68 lake at Croome Park)


Alcove seat or viewing temple c.1766 by Robert Adam. Bath stone front, brick
side and rear walls, formerly with slate roof now collapsed. Square plan.
Pedimented stone front with arched large opening. Pediment on 2 giant attached
columns with acanthus leaf capitals. Archway with Roman Doric columns in antis
and moulded architrave. Plaster interior with semi-domes to each side now

Drawing at Soane Museum. Grice: TRANS WORCS ARCH SOC 1976 41-51.

Listing NGR: SO8895043645

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