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Latitude: 51.8838 / 51°53'1"N
Longitude: -0.2726 / 0°16'21"W
OS Eastings: 518990
OS Northings: 221990
OS Grid: TL189219
Mapcode National: GBR H6N.XK7
Mapcode Global: VHGNZ.7X78
Entry Name: Statue of Venus and Adonis at the Bury in East Side of Formal Garden at Grid Reference Tl 1899 2199
Listing Date: 27 May 1968
Last Amended: 8 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103241
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162983
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
12/190 Statue of Venus and Adonis at The Bury
in East side of formal garden at Grid
Ref TL 1899 2199 (formerly listed as
27.5.68 The Gardens at Paul's Walden Bury)
Statue. C18, brought here 1964. By Scheemakers (signed on base). White
marble figures and panelled plinth, raised on low limestone step.
Lifesize figures facing W, with Adonis seated on tree stump looking up
at Venus who is bending over to examine his face. A hound and cupid
seated to Adonis's right hand. Rectangular plinth with fielded panel on
each side. Moulded base and cornice.
Listing NGR: TL1899021990
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