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Statue of Venus and Adonis at the Bury in East Side of Formal Garden at Grid Reference TL 1899 2199

A Grade II Listed Building in St Paul's Walden, Hertfordshire

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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

Plus Code: 9C3XVPMG+GX

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103241

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162983

Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: 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

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Listing Text


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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