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STATUE OF VENUS AND ADONIS AT THE BURY IN EAST SIDE OF FORMAL GARDEN AT GRID REFERENCE TL 1899 2199

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: STATUE OF VENUS AND ADONIS AT THE BURY IN EAST SIDE OF FORMAL GARDEN AT GRID REFERENCE TL 1899 2199

List entry Number: 1103241

Location

STATUE OF VENUS AND ADONIS AT THE BURY IN EAST SIDE OF FORMAL GARDEN AT GRID REFERENCE TL 1899 2199

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: St. Paul's Walden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-May-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Feb-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162983

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Details

TL 1821 ST PAUL'S WALDEN ST PAUL'S WALDEN BURY

12/190 Statue of Venus and Adonis at The Bury in East side of formal garden at Grid Ref TL 1899 2199 (formerly listed as 27.5.68 The Gardens at Paul's Walden Bury)

GV II

Statue. C18, brought here 1964. By Scheemakers (signed on base). White marble figures and panelled plinth, raised on low limestone step. Lifesize figures facing W, with Adonis seated on tree stump looking up at Venus who is bending over to examine his face. A hound and cupid seated to Adonis's right hand. Rectangular plinth with fielded panel on each side. Moulded base and cornice.

Listing NGR: TL1899021990

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 21 Hertfordshire,

National Grid Reference: TL 18990 21990

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