Oxford, St Giles House, Garden House

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Historic college in Oxford.  Incorporates Radcliffe Camera dome model, c.1740. Ashlar with lead covered dome. Rectangular plan. 4 composite columns, the centre two projecting, support an entablature and central pediment. Sides also open but back has panelled walling. The very fine small dome above is a l”:l’ model of James Gibbs’ first design for the Radcliffe Camera dome.

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