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Statue of Hercules and the Nemean Lion circa 180 metres to north of Waddesdon Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8438 / 51°50'37"N

Longitude: -0.9384 / 0°56'18"W

OS Eastings: 473228

OS Northings: 216665

OS Grid: SP732166

Mapcode National: GBR C11.9KD

Mapcode Global: VHDTW.PX7F

Plus Code: 9C3XR3V6+GJ

Entry Name: Statue of Hercules and the Nemean Lion circa 180 metres to north of Waddesdon Manor

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1124324

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42284

Location: Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

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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SP 7216-7316
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WADDESDON
WADDESDON MANOR GROUNDS
Statue of Hercules and the Nemean Lion circa 180 metres to north of Waddesdon Manor

GV
II
Statue. Early C18, by Giovanni Baratta, probably for a villa near Lucca. Carved marble. Figure of Hercules tearing apart the lion's jaw. Pedestal with moulded base and cornice, the sides having carved mask-heads and festoons, the front and rear bowed outwards with armorial crest to front. (Catalogue No. 68)

Listing NGR: SP7322816665

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