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The Corinthian Arch

A Grade I Listed Building in Stowe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.021 / 52°1'15"N

Longitude: -1.0096 / 1°0'34"W

OS Eastings: 468060

OS Northings: 236302

OS Grid: SP680363

Mapcode National: GBR 9XH.9KX

Mapcode Global: VHDT2.GG4K

Entry Name: The Corinthian Arch

Listing Date: 13 July 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 396663

Location: Stowe, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Stowe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Stowe

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


The Corinthian Arch


Monumental arch 1765 by Thomas Pitt, Lord Camelford. On the S. vista and
terminating the Avenue to Buckingham. Ashlar stone, giant corinthian
pilasters flanking the central arched opening, balustraded parapet. Low
quadrant walls, linked to flanking columns on podia carrying urns. The
arch contains two dwelling houses.

Listing NGR: SP6806036302

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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