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THE ALCOVE, WESTON PARK

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE ALCOVE, WESTON PARK

List entry Number: 1115833

Location

THE ALCOVE, WESTON PARK, WOOD LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Milton Keynes

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Weston Underwood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Mar-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 27-Feb-1984

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 351176

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SP 85 SE WESTON UNDERWOOD WOOD LANE

1/268 The Alcove, Weston Park (formerly listed as Cowpers Alcove)

3.3.52

- II

Garden building. Mid C18. Hexagonal on plan. Coursed rubblestone, rendered to interior. Open front with 2 Doric columns, entablature and hipped slate roof. Seats round the back walls. Built as a viewpoint on the path leading from the Rustic Bridge to The Wilderness via the Lime Avenue (now felled) in Weston Park. Frequented by the poet William Cowper when resident in Olney and subsequently in Cowper's House, Weston Underwood.

Listing NGR: SP8612151376

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National Grid Reference: SP 86121 51376

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