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BUST OF HOMER IN THE WILDERNESS WESTON PARK

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: BUST OF HOMER IN THE WILDERNESS WESTON PARK

List entry Number: 1115864

Location

BUST OF HOMER IN THE WILDERNESS WESTON PARK, HIGH STREET

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

County:

District: Milton Keynes

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Weston Underwood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Nov-1966

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 351155

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History

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Details

SP 85 SE WESTON UNDERWOOD HIGH STREET (north west side)

1/247 Bust of Homer in the Wilderness Weston Park

17.11.66

GV II

Bust on plinth. C18. Stone. Tapering plinth with bust of bearded Homer. The bust was given to William Cowper, the poet, by his nephew John Johnson and was originally in the garden of Cowper's House, Weston Underwood before its removal to the Wilderness. The plinth has inscribed a greek quotation from Homer and below, a verse by Cowper.

Listing NGR: SP8649350725

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National Grid Reference: SP 86493 50725

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