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6 Terms Around Fountain of Triton and Nereids

A Grade II Listed Building in Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8444 / 51°50'39"N

Longitude: -0.9401 / 0°56'24"W

OS Eastings: 473109

OS Northings: 216728

OS Grid: SP731167

Mapcode National: GBR C11.941

Mapcode Global: VHDTW.NWBZ

Entry Name: 6 Terms Around Fountain of Triton and Nereids

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42282

Location: Waddesdon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Waddesdon

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Waddesdon with Over Winchendon and Fleet Marston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


10/135 6 Terms around Fountain of
Triton and Nereids.


6 terms. Early - mid C18 half-figures of French or Italian origin
on later pedestals. Carved marble. To S. of fountain term
represents Syrinx, a woman being turned into reeds. To.E. is a
figure of Pan with goat-skin, staff and pan-pipes. Figures to N.W. of
fountain represent the 4 Seasons in the characters of Flora, Ceres, Bacchus
and Saturn.
(Catalogue no. 103)

Listing NGR: SP7310916728

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