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Latitude: 51.8818 / 51°52'54"N
Longitude: -0.2759 / 0°16'33"W
OS Eastings: 518770
OS Northings: 221760
OS Grid: TL187217
Mapcode National: GBR H6N.WM7
Mapcode Global: VHGNZ.5YJT
Plus Code: 9C3XVPJF+PM
Entry Name: Statue of Hercules and Antaesis on West Side of North Lawn at the Bury at Grid Reference Tl 1877 2176
Listing Date: 27 May 1968
Last Amended: 8 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103240
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162982
Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: St Paul's Walden
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 1821 ST PAUL'S WALDEN ST PAUL'S WALDEN BURY
12/189 Statue of Hercules and Antaesis on West
side of North lawn at The Bury at
Grid Ref TL,1877 2176 (formerly listed as
27.5.68 The Gardens at St Paul's Walden Bury)
Statue. Late C17 or early C18, an English work attributed to John Nost
(d.1729) after original by Giambologna (1529-1608). Limestone on
Totternhoe stone plinth. Life size of 2 wrestling figures standing
astride a tree-stump. Square stone panelled plinth about 1.5M high with
boldly moulded base and cyma mould to single large panel on each face.
Necking below moulded top cornice. One of pair of statues, part of
original conception of the garden layout of 1720s.
Listing NGR: TL1877021760
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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