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Statue of Venus to Right of Main Entrance to Trent Park, Enfield

Description: Statue of Venus to Right of Main Entrance to Trent Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 200838

OS Grid Reference: TQ2909997337
OS Grid Coordinates: 529099, 197337
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6600, -0.1349

Location: Barnet, Greater London EN4 0PT

Locality: Enfield
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EN4 0PT

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

TQ 29 NE (north side, off)
19/126 Statue of Venus to right
of main entrance to Trent


Statue. Circa 1700 with later head; in 1934 brought to Trent Park from Wrest
Park, Beds, by Sir Philip Sassoon. Ashlar plinth, lead statue. Plinth, with
moulded base and cornice, has front carved with weapons of the hunt, pair of
birds and toiletry items. Statue depicts Venus tying garter of leg raised on
pedestal with a cupid at her feet.
Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 17,
Greater London.

Listing NGR: TQ2909997337

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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