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Latitude: 51.039 / 51°2'20"N
Longitude: -2.3531 / 2°21'10"W
OS Eastings: 375342
OS Northings: 126684
OS Grid: ST753266
Mapcode National: GBR 0VK.ZW5
Mapcode Global: FRA 56YC.R3N
Entry Name: The Garden Sculpture, 20 Metres North of Porch to Shanks House
Listing Date: 25 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1056388
English Heritage Legacy ID: 261717
Location: Cucklington, South Somerset, Somerset, BA9
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Cucklington
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST72NE CUCKLINGTON CP LONG LANE
5/21 The Garden Sculpture, 20 metres
North of Porch to Shanks House
Stone garden ornament. Probably C18, relocated to this house in 1930s. Stone, with high base plinth about 800 square,
then cuboid base with cornice mould and block at top; then group of 4 cherubs with swags over shoulders carrying basket
of fruits, set also on central shaft - the whole topped with a full pineapple with leaves, in all about 3 metres high.
Apart from the plinth, this is identical to one of the 1776 finials to the gateway of Basildon Park, Berkshire, and is
probably the work of Carr of York. (Pevsner, Buildings of England, Berkshire; and other works illustrating the Basildon
Listing NGR: ST7534226684
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