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Latitude: 51.8817 / 51°52'54"N
Longitude: -0.2754 / 0°16'31"W
OS Eastings: 518800
OS Northings: 221750
OS Grid: TL188217
Mapcode National: GBR H6N.WR4
Mapcode Global: VHGNZ.5YRW
Entry Name: Statue of Samson with Two Philistines on East Side of North Lawn at the Bury at Grid Reference Tl 1880 2175
Listing Date: 27 May 1968
Last Amended: 8 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1177106
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162981
Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: St Paul's Walden
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 1821 ST PAUL'S WALDEN ST PAUL'S WALDEN BURY
12/188 Statue of Samson with two Philistines on
East side of North lawn at The Bury at 2
Grid Ref TL 1880 2175 (formerly listed s
as The Gardens at St St Paul's Walden Bury)
Statue. Late C17 or early C18, an English group attributed to John Nost
(d.1729) after original c.1530 by Michaelangelo. Limestone on Totternhoe
stone plinth. Life size entwined figures with Samson standing with club
raised. Square stone panelled plinth with moulded base and erroded top.
One of pair of statues, part of the original conception of the garden
layout in 1720s.
Listing NGR: TL1880021750
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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