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Statue of Hercules at North End of Central Alley Ruvnning North from the Bury at Grid Reference TL 1896 2215

A Grade II Listed Building in St Paul's Walden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8852 / 51°53'6"N

Longitude: -0.273 / 0°16'22"W

OS Eastings: 518960

OS Northings: 222150

OS Grid: TL189221

Mapcode National: GBR H6N.PT5

Mapcode Global: VHGNZ.7W15

Plus Code: 9C3XVPPG+3R

Entry Name: Statue of Hercules at North End of Central Alley Ruvnning North from the Bury at Grid Reference TL 1896 2215

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Last Amended: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347061

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162985

Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: 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

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Statue of Hercules at North end of
10/192 central alley running north from The Bury
27.5.68 at Grid Ref TL 1896 2215 (formerly
listed as The Gardens at St Paul's Walden


Statue. Late C17 or early C18, English, attributed to John Nost
(d.1729). Limestone. 1½ x lifesize standing figure facing S with lion's
skin draped over his left shoulder. Rough rectangular base to statue.
l½M high plinth, about 1M square in fine-grained limestone with moulded
plinth and capping. Ovolo moulding to panelled sides. Panel has drafted
margin and frosted rustication to field. Axial figure in layout of
garden, part of original conception of 1720s.

Listing NGR: TL1896022150

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