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

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1103241
Date first listed:
27-May-1968
Date of most recent amendment:
08-Feb-1988
Statutory Address:
STATUE OF VENUS AND ADONIS AT THE BURY IN EAST SIDE OF FORMAL GARDEN AT GRID REFERENCE TL 1899 2199

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Location

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

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
North Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
St. Paul's Walden
National Grid Reference:
TL 18990 21990

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
162983
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

Legal

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

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