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FOUNTAIN 140 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF ASCOTT HOUSE

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: FOUNTAIN 140 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF ASCOTT HOUSE

List entry Number: 1115984

Location

FOUNTAIN 140 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF ASCOTT HOUSE

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wing

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Jul-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 350834

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History

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Details

SP 82 SE WING ASCOTT

6/88 Fountain 140m to S;E, of Ascott House

GV II

Ornamental garden fountain. Circa 1890, by Waldo Story. Bronze and marble. Figure of Venus standing on a terrapin in a shell chariot with 3 cupids, the chariot drawn by horses with webbed wings and hoofs, led by a triton.

Illustrated in Country Life 1900 p.424 and 247

Listing NGR: SP8925722584

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in Country Life, (1900), 424 247
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 4 Buckinghamshire,

National Grid Reference: SP 89257 22584

Map

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