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Latitude: 50.3864 / 50°23'11"N
Longitude: -5.0378 / 5°2'16"W
OS Eastings: 184148
OS Northings: 58468
OS Grid: SW841584
Mapcode National: GBR ZF.NRW9
Mapcode Global: FRA 08B0.WQC
Entry Name: Lion Sculptures Flanking Front Garden Path. Trerice
Listing Date: 16 November 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141422
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63998
Location: St. Newlyn East, Cornwall, TR8
Civil Parish: St. Newlyn East
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Newlyn
Church of England Diocese: Truro
ST NEWLYN EAST TRERICE
SW 85 SW
1/57 Lion sculptures flanking
front garden path. Trerice.
Two freestanding garden ornaments in form of crouching lions, flanking
path from road to house. C16. Granite. Each has front paws grasping
their breasts, and tail looped over back. Lions were found at
Kenegie in Gulval, but claimed by Henderson to have been at Trewardreva,
Newlyn East, and after 150 years at Lifton, Devon, were returned to
Trerice by the Trust in 1973.
(Journ. Royal Inst of Cornwall. NS 6 Pt 4 1972, p320, and J.R.I.C. NS3
(1980) pp 250-251.)
Listing NGR: SW8414858468
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