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LION SCULPTURES FLANKING FRONT GARDEN PATH. TRERICE

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: LION SCULPTURES FLANKING FRONT GARDEN PATH. TRERICE

List entry Number: 1141422

Location

LION SCULPTURES FLANKING FRONT GARDEN PATH. TRERICE

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: St. Newlyn East

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Nov-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 63998

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History

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Details

ST NEWLYN EAST TRERICE SW 85 SW 1/57 Lion sculptures flanking front garden path. Trerice.

GV II

Two freestanding garden ornaments in form of crouching lions, flanking path from road to house. C16. Granite. Each has front paws grasping their breasts, and tail looped over back. Lions were found at Kenegie in Gulval, but claimed by Henderson to have been at Trewardreva, Newlyn East, and after 150 years at Lifton, Devon, were returned to Trerice by the Trust in 1973. (Journ. Royal Inst of Cornwall. NS 6 Pt 4 1972, p320, and J.R.I.C. NS3 (1980) pp 250-251.)

Listing NGR: SW8414858468

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Journal of the Royal Institute of Cornwall' in Journal of the Royal Institute of Cornwall, , Vol. 3, (1980), 250-251
'Journal of the Royal Institute of Cornwall' in Journal of the Royal Institute of Cornwall, , Vol. 6, (1972), 320

National Grid Reference: SW 84148 58468

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