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Latitude: 50.3576 / 50°21'27"N
Longitude: -4.1729 / 4°10'22"W
OS Eastings: 245531
OS Northings: 53115
OS Grid: SX455531
Mapcode National: GBR NV.VV9G
Mapcode Global: FRA 2843.43X
Entry Name: Group of Garden Ornaments in Fern Dell
Listing Date: 26 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140617
English Heritage Legacy ID: 61858
Location: Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall, PL10
Civil Parish: Maker-with-Rame
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Maker
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 45 SE MAKER-WITH-RAME MOUNT EDGCUMBE COUNTRY PARK
7/201 Group of Garden Ornaments in Fern
Garden ornaments. Probably mid-C19 but re-using some older pieces. Stone. 1.
Pedestal with cornice and moulded plinth. 2. Two elliptical stone benches with
shaped ends. 3. Round arched sandstone fountain with granite keystone, grotesque
mask and granite base. 4. Roman-style acanthus leaf capital. 5. Moulded plinth
with pedimented cap. 6. Pair of Roman funerary urns with scrolled pediment caps and
Latin inscription. An unusual collection of mainly neo-classical ornaments arranged
in a romantic Victorian fernery as a pets' cemetery.
This was the original burying place of Cupid, the pet pig which belonged to Emma,
Countess of Mount Edgcumbe.
Listing NGR: SX4551453104
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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