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Statue of Father Time in Forecourt to East Entrance of the Bury, St Paul's Walden

Description: Statue of Father Time in Forecourt to East Entrance of the Bury

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162978

OS Grid Reference: TL1878521677
OS Grid Coordinates: 518785, 221677
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8810, -0.2757

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


12/185 Statue of Father time in forecourt to
east entrance to The Bury (formerly
27.5.68 listed as The Garden at St Paul's Walden


Statue. C18. Lead figure on limestone plinth and base. A lifesize figure
of Old Father Time, kneeling on one knee and stooping while holding up a
sundial on his left hand. He is winged, half-draped, and holds an
hour-glass in his right hand. The sundial is of bronze on a wooden
board. Rectangular limestone plinth set on a circular limestone base on
the axis of the main entrance.

Listing NGR: TL1878521677

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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