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Pair of Sphinxes Flanking Steps on East Side of Terrace at Trent Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Cockfosters, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6602 / 51°39'36"N

Longitude: -0.1346 / 0°8'4"W

OS Eastings: 529121

OS Northings: 197362

OS Grid: TQ291973

Mapcode National: GBR FH.0R5

Mapcode Global: VHGQ6.MJ6M

Entry Name: Pair of Sphinxes Flanking Steps on East Side of Terrace at Trent Park

Location: Enfield, London, EN4

County: London

District: Enfield

Locality: Cockfosters

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Listing Date: 17 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200842

Source ID: 1079461

Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:

BRAMLEY ROAD
TQ 29 NE (north side, off)
19/130 Pair of sphinxes flanking
steps on east side of
terrace at Trent Park

II GV

Pair of sphinxes. Circa 1700 by Nost; mid 1920s brought to Trent Park from
Stowe, Bucks, by Sir Philip Sassoon. Lead statues on ashlar plinths. Corniced,
stepped, plinths support statues depicting sphinxes with heads turned inwards.
Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 17,
Greater London.


Listing NGR: TQ2912197362

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