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Landing Stage at South East End of Virginia Water

A Grade II Listed Building in Virginia Water, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.4093 / 51°24'33"N

Longitude: -0.5988 / 0°35'55"W

OS Eastings: 497548

OS Northings: 168740

OS Grid: SU975687

Mapcode National: GBR F9C.RD2

Mapcode Global: VHFTN.KVS0

Entry Name: Landing Stage at South East End of Virginia Water

Listing Date: 17 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1028968

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289673

Location: Runnymede, Surrey, SL5

County: Surrey

District: Runnymede

Town: Runnymede

Electoral Ward/Division: Virginia Water

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Virginia Water

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text



Landing Stage At South East
End of Viginia Water



Roman remains reset to form a landing stage. These consist of fragments from the Roman
city of Leptis Magna (now in Libya) reset by Sir Jeffery Wyatville after 1827. This consists
of a series of stone fragements re-formed into 4 square piers each having a very elaborate
and florid human mask on the side facing the lake. Between the 2 end piers are cement steps
leading to the water and a plain lower section of cement blocks connects the 2 centre piers.
Included for some good Roman fragments and group value with the Temple of Augustus.

Listing NGR: SU9754868740

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