Deer shelter in Auckland Castle deer park - List Entry

  • Description

    "The monument is a deer shelter situated on a promontory within the former deer park of Auckland Castle. It is a roughly square building including an inner enclosure wall surrounded by an arcaded outer wall, both of which are c.2m high and constructed of coursed rubble faced with plaster. The side facing north-east includes a central gateway flanked on the outside by pilasters or square, projecting columns.....The deer shelter was built in 1760 by Bishop Trevor and has been in the care of the State since 1952. It is also a Grade I Listed Building...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

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    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 6 years ago
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