URN APPROXIMATELY 3 METRES FROM NORTH EAST CORNER OF PRAENESTE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1052952

Date first listed: 27-Aug-1957

Date of most recent amendment: 29-Jun-1988

Statutory Address: URN APPROXIMATELY 3 METRES FROM NORTH EAST CORNER OF PRAENESTE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: URN APPROXIMATELY 3 METRES FROM NORTH EAST CORNER OF PRAENESTE

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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Rousham

National Grid Reference: SP4776424440

Details

ROUSHAM ROUSHAM PARK GARDENS SP4724 14/221 Urn approx. 3m from NE corner 27/08/57 of Praeneste (Formerly listed under Praeneste, including pair of stone urns on pedestals, ....) GV II* Urn. c.1738 by William Kent. Limestone. Urn with carved palm fronds surmounts moulded pedestal. Forms a part of the landscape gardens laid out by William Kent c.1733-40. (Rousham Park is included in the H.B.M.C. Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p745)

Listing NGR: SP4776424440

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 252877

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 745
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 34 Oxfordshire

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