British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Stone Urns in Garden at Benington Park (70 Metres to North East of House), Benington

Description: Stone Urns in Garden at Benington Park (70 Metres to North East of House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159618

OS Grid Reference: TL3101923557
OS Grid Coordinates: 531019, 223557
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8952, -0.0973

Location: Benington, Hertfordshire SG2 7BT

Locality: Benington
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG2 7BT

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Benington, Hertfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

(north side)

4/14 Stone urns in garden
at Benington Park
- (70m to NE of house)


A pair of stone urns. Late C18. Close grained grey stone. A
pair of Neo-classical garden ornaments about waist height. Plain
cubic bases supporting carved stone drums with moulded and
gadrooned bases and flambeau tops. Low relief carving of
processions to sacrifice at alters. Northern urn has an elephant
in the procession.

Listing NGR: TL3101923557

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.