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Latitude: 51.5108 / 51°30'38"N
Longitude: -0.1752 / 0°10'30"W
OS Eastings: 526731
OS Northings: 180670
OS Grid: TQ267806
Mapcode National: GBR 4D.VL
Mapcode Global: VHGQY.X986
Entry Name: Railings and Balustrades Surrounding the Fountains, with Kerbstones to Pools and Statue of Jenner
Listing Date: 14 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1275355
English Heritage Legacy ID: 412756
Location: Westminster, London, W2
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: Knightsbridge and Belgravia
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St George, Hanover Square
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2680 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER KENSINGTON GARDENS, W2
14.1.70 Railings and
kerbstones to pools
and statue of Jenner.
Formal water garden. Mid C19. Portland stone kerbs and balustrades and cast
iron railings. Rectangular area with four pools and central fountain surrounded
by cast iron railings with entrances to east and west flanked by Portland stone
pedestals with urns. Urns surmounted. Portland stone balustrading breaks
forward to south, to accommodate shell fountain supported by figures of mermaids.
Set into the railings on the east side, monument to Jenner, a bronze seated
figure on a Portland stone plinth flanked by stone seats. Integral part of
composition with the Pavilion at The Fountains (qv).
Listing NGR: TQ2673180670
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