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Latitude: 52.0359 / 52°2'9"N
Longitude: -1.0053 / 1°0'18"W
OS Eastings: 468332
OS Northings: 237966
OS Grid: SP683379
Mapcode National: GBR 9X9.BNH
Mapcode Global: VHDT2.J3F3
Entry Name: The Bourbon Tower
Listing Date: 25 September 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1212156
English Heritage Legacy ID: 396664
Location: Stowe, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Stowe
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Stowe
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 63 NE STOWE
3/93 STOWE SCHOOL
The Bourbon Tower
Cylindrical tower of ironstone circa 1741 probably by Gibbs. Small round
arched windows and machicolated parapet, surmounted by octagonal turret,
apparently replacing original conical roof. Known as the Keepers Lodge,
but altered and renamed in honour of a visit by the exiled Louis XVIII
in 1808. Ramparts dated 1814.
Listing NGR: SP6833237966
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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