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Fountain in Italian Garden About 50 Metres North East of Moor Park, Rickmansworth

Description: Fountain in Italian Garden About 50 Metres North East of Moor Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158843

OS Grid Reference: TQ0757993334
OS Grid Coordinates: 507579, 193334
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6285, -0.4472

Location: Hillingdon, Greater London WD3 1LE

Locality: Rickmansworth
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD3 1LE

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Listing Text


14/199 Fountain in Italian
Garden about 50m NE
of Moor Park


Fountain in Italian garden at Moor Park (q.v.) laid out c.1830. Early
C18. Carved stone. Circular fountain with central feature. Intertwined
dolphins on a frosted base support a moulded bowl with their tails. On
this bowl rests a mermaid holding a smaller bowl on her head. Included
for group value. See urns, putti, sundial and garden wall (q.q.v.).

Listing NGR: TQ0757993334

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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