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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: 1127061

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: 49347

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TL 5262 LODE QUY ROAD (North Side)

9/92 Pair of Urns, at Hyacinth Garden, at Anglesey Abbey

GV II*

Pair of Urns. C17. Modelled by Claude Ballin. Bronze with female sphinx handles on satyr masks. Claude Ballin (1617-75) was goldsmith to Louis XIV. Believed to be from Bagatelle, Picardy.

Bunt: Garden Sculpture at Anglesey Abbey (Connoisseur CXIII [1949]) Lanning-Roper: Garden of Anglesey Abbey (1964) J Kenworthy-Browne, unpublished survey report for National Trust, East Anglia Regional. Office (1980)

Listing NGR: TL5291962172

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Roper, L, Gardens of Anglesey Abbey, (1964)
'The Connoisseur' in The Connoisseur, , Vol. 113, (1949)
Other
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire North East, (1972)
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 5 Cambridgeshire,

National Grid Reference: TL 52919 62172

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