Urn and pedestal in formal garden NE of Vaynol Hall.
A Grade II Listed Building in Pentir, Gwynedd
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Latitude: 53.2023 / 53°12'8"N
Longitude: -4.191 / 4°11'27"W
OS Eastings: 253749
OS Northings: 369490
OS Grid: SH537694
Mapcode National: GBR 5M.28DF
Mapcode Global: WH546.LRGX
Plus Code: 9C5Q6R25+WH
Entry Name: Urn and pedestal in formal garden NE of Vaynol Hall.
Listing Date: 26 August 1992
Last Amended: 22 September 1997
Source ID: 4175
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: The formal Italian garden stands between Vaynol Old Hall and Vaynol Hall, in the heart of Vaynol Park. The urn is mounted at the centre of the garden, where a transverse path crosses the main axis le
Locality: Vaynol Park
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
The urn and pedestal are early to mid C18, in a continental baroque style, and were reset in the formal garden at its inception in c1913.
Of Weldon type limestone. A tall swagged urn with a gadrooned base and broad foliated rim below the fruit encrusted cap, set on a panelled and painted pedestal.
Reasons for Listing
Included as a very fine example of its type, and for group value as an important element in this garden associated with Vaynol Hall.
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