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Latitude: 51.9178 / 51°55'4"N
Longitude: -1.3062 / 1°18'22"W
OS Eastings: 447811
OS Northings: 224595
OS Grid: SP478245
Mapcode National: GBR 7VM.LLB
Mapcode Global: VHCX1.92S3
Entry Name: Statue of Apollo at End of Long Walk and Approximately 12 Metres South East of the Temple of Echo
Listing Date: 27 August 1957
Last Amended: 29 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1199424
English Heritage Legacy ID: 252889
Location: Rousham, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX25
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Rousham
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Rousham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
ROUSHAM ROUSHAM PARK GARDENS
14/233 Statue of Apollo at end of
27/08/57 Long Walk and approx. 12m SE
of Temple of Echo
(Formerly listed under
Statue on pedestal so called
Antinous or Apollo...)
Statue. Erected c.1739. Lead statue of Apollo stands on limestone pedestal with
moulded plinth and cornice. Part of the landscape gardens laid out by William
Kent between 1733 and 1740.
(Rousham Park is included in the H.B.M.C. Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade
I; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire; p746; C. Hussey, English Gardens and
Landscapes, 1700-1750, 1967, p151)
Listing NGR: SP4781124595
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