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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: STATUE OF CAIN AND ABEL AT THE BURY AT WEST END OF ALLEY RUNNING WEST AND NORTH FRONT AT GRID REFERENCE TL 1861 2177

List entry Number: 1347063

Location

STATUE OF CAIN AND ABEL AT THE BURY AT WEST END OF ALLEY RUNNING WEST AND NORTH FRONT AT GRID REFERENCE TL 1861 2177

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireNorth HertfordshireDistrict AuthoritySt. Paul's Walden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-May-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Feb-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162994

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History

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Details

TL 1821 ST PAUL'S WALDEN ST PAUL'S WALDEN BURY

12/201 Statue of Cain and Abel at The Bury at west end of alley running west and north front at Grid Ref TL 1861 2177 (formerly 27.5.68 listed as The Gardens at St Paul's Walden Bury)

GV II*

Statue. C18, English, probably by John Nost (d.1729) after group c.1560 by Giambologna now in V and A Museum. Lead figures, stone base, limestone plinth. A lifesize figure standing astride a crouched figure holding him by the hair with left hand and with upraised right hand. Tall stone plinth with moulded base, ovolo moulded fielded panel on each face, necking, and overhanging moulded cornice. An original feature of the garden layout of 1720s.

Listing NGR: TL1861021770

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 21 Hertfordshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: TL 18610 21770

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