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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: PAIR OF URNS, AT HYACINTH GARDEN AT ANGLESEY ABBEY

List entry Number: 1127058

Location

PAIR OF URNS, AT HYACINTH GARDEN AT ANGLESEY ABBEY, QUY ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CambridgeshireEast CambridgeshireDistrict AuthorityLode

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 15-Jun-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49344

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History

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Details

TL 5262 LODE QUY ROAD (North Side) 9/89 Pair of Urns, at Hyacinth Garden at Anglesey Abbey

GV II*

Pair of Urns. C17. Modelled by Claude Ballin. Bronze with fauns on goat's heads as handles, with frieze of vines above scales of Justice and Laurel branches. Claude Ballin (1617-75) was goldsmith to Louis XIV. The urns are believed to have been formerly at Bagatelle, Picardy.

Bunt: Garden Sculpture at Angelsey Abbey (Connoisseur CXIII [1949]). Lanning-Roper: Gardens of Anglesey Abbey J Kenworthy-Browne, unpublished survey report from National Trust, East Anglia Regional Office (1980).

Listing NGR: TL5288562184

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Roper, L, Gardens of Anglesey Abbey, (1964)
'The Connoisseur' in The Connoisseur, , Vol. 18, (1949)
Other
Kenworthy Browne, J , Anglesey Abbey Survey Report,
Part 5 Cambridgeshire,

National Grid Reference: TL 52885 62184

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