Putti and pedestal in formal garden NE of Vaynol Hall.
A Grade II Listed Building in Pentir, Gwynedd
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Latitude: 53.2025 / 53°12'9"N
Longitude: -4.1915 / 4°11'29"W
OS Eastings: 253721
OS Northings: 369516
OS Grid: SH537695
Mapcode National: GBR 5M.2892
Mapcode Global: WH546.LR8Q
Plus Code: 9C5Q6R35+2C
Entry Name: Putti and pedestal in formal garden NE of Vaynol Hall.
Listing Date: 26 August 1992
Last Amended: 22 September 1997
Source ID: 4177
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.
Locality: Vaynol Park
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Probably mid C18 and placed in the Italian Garden at its inception c1913.
Made of lead and mounted on a stone pedestal. One of a pair of garden figures, depicting two putti disporting themselves with bunches of grapes, one sits on a fish, and leans out drunkenly, and is supported by the other holding on to a branch with an acorn finial. The leaning putto has one arm missing. The pedestal is octagonal and is set on a stone platform in the grassed upper bay of the garden.
Reasons for Listing
Included as a group of interest, and an important element of group value in the garden associated with Vaynol Hall.
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