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GROUP OF GARDEN ORNAMENTS IN FERN DELL

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: GROUP OF GARDEN ORNAMENTS IN FERN DELL

List entry Number: 1140617

Location

GROUP OF GARDEN ORNAMENTS IN FERN DELL

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Maker-with-Rame

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 61858

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History

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Details

SX 45 SE MAKER-WITH-RAME MOUNT EDGCUMBE COUNTRY PARK

7/201 Group of Garden Ornaments in Fern Dell

GV II

Garden ornaments. Probably mid-C19 but re-using some older pieces. Stone. 1. Pedestal with cornice and moulded plinth. 2. Two elliptical stone benches with shaped ends. 3. Round arched sandstone fountain with granite keystone, grotesque mask and granite base. 4. Roman-style acanthus leaf capital. 5. Moulded plinth with pedimented cap. 6. Pair of Roman funerary urns with scrolled pediment caps and Latin inscription. An unusual collection of mainly neo-classical ornaments arranged in a romantic Victorian fernery as a pets' cemetery. This was the original burying place of Cupid, the pet pig which belonged to Emma, Countess of Mount Edgcumbe.

Listing NGR: SX4551453104

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National Grid Reference: SX 45531 53115

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