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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: URN AND TEMPLE, AT EMPEROR'S WALK, AT ANGLESEY ABBEY

List entry Number: 1127093

Location

URN AND TEMPLE, AT EMPEROR'S WALK, 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: 49326

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History

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Details

TL 5362 LODE QUY ROAD (North Side) 10/71 Urn and Temple, at Emperor's Walk, at Anglesey Abbey

GV II*

Urn, ancient Roman. Egyptian porphyry, with a stem of white granite and base of Swedish porphyry. The urn has a cover of copper. Believed to be from Doughty House, Richmond. The urn is in an open-sided temple in Chinese style, with a copper roof on Tuscan columns. Formerly it was at Burrows Hill, near Chertsey.

R.C.H.M. (North East Cambs.), p78, mon (3) J Kenworthy-Browne, unpublished survey report for National Trust, East Anglia Regional Office (1980)

Listing NGR: TL5320162316

Selected Sources

  1. Other  Reference - Title: An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire North East - Date: 1972 - Page References: 78
  2. Other  Reference - Author: Kenworthy Browne, J - Title: Anglesey Abbey Survey Report
  3. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 5 Cambridgeshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: TL 53201 62316

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