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Statue of Charity at the Bury at Head of East Drive at Grid Refernce Tl 1875 2162, St Paul's Walden

Description: Statue of Charity at the Bury at Head of East Drive at Grid Refernce Tl 1875 2162

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162977

OS Grid Reference: TL1875021620
OS Grid Coordinates: 518750, 221620
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8805, -0.2762

Location: Codicote, Hertfordshire SG4 8BP

Locality: St Paul's Walden
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 8BP

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Listing Text


12/184 Statue of Charity at the Bury at head
of East drive at Grid Ref TL 1875 2162
(formerly listed as the Garden at
27.5.68 St Paul's Walden Bury)


Statue. C18, erected here c.1778 in memory of Mary Bowes. Attributed to
John Cheere. Lead figures on limestone pedestal raised on stone steps. A
lifesize standing robed female figure facing N with a small child in the
crook of her right arm. Standing child to her left, seated child looking
up. Tall square plinth with recessed angles, moulded base, necking and
cornice, and ovolo moulded fielded panel on each face. All raised on
circular base with 2 moulded stone steps.

Listing NGR: TL1875021620

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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