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Pair of statues of young lovers at east end of upper south terrace.

A Grade II Listed Building in Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8425 / 51°50'33"N

Longitude: -0.9369 / 0°56'12"W

OS Eastings: 473336

OS Northings: 216524

OS Grid: SP733165

Mapcode National: GBR C11.HXT

Mapcode Global: VHDTW.QY2D

Entry Name: Pair of statues of young lovers at east end of upper south terrace.

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1124328

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42289

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


10/142 Pair of statues of young lovers
at E. end of upper S. terrace.


Pair of statues. C18-C19 copy from the antique. Carved marble. One
statue shows Cupid and Psyche, copied from a piece in the Capitoline
Museum, Rome. The other is a copy of the Bacchus and Ariadne in the
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. C19 stone pedestals with moulded bases,
cornices and panels.
(Catalogue Nos. 99 and 100)

Listing NGR: SP7333616524

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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