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Rotunda Approximately, 125 Metres North of Shirburn Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Shirburn, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6594 / 51°39'34"N

Longitude: -0.9942 / 0°59'38"W

OS Eastings: 469671

OS Northings: 196108

OS Grid: SU696961

Mapcode National: GBR B1S.TQQ

Mapcode Global: VHDVT.QK97

Plus Code: 9C3XM254+Q8

Entry Name: Rotunda Approximately, 125 Metres North of Shirburn Castle

Listing Date: 3 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182880

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248999

Location: Shirburn, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX49

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Shirburn

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Pyrton and Shirburn

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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4/153 Rotunda approx. 125m. N of
Shirburn Castle


Rotunda. 1741, by Westby Gill of the Office of Works for Thomas Parker, Earl of
Macclesfield. Portland stone; roof has collapsed. Mid-Georgian style. Ionic
columns rise to moulded and modillioned cornice. Inspection not possible.
Description compiled from photographs and printed sources.
(Shirburn park and gardens are included in the HBMC Register of Gardens at Grade
II; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol. VIII, p.181; Buildings of England, Oxfordshire,
pp. 762-3).

Listing NGR: SU6968596127

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