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Pair of Sphinxes Flanking Steps on East Side of Terrace at Trent Park, Enfield

Description: Pair of Sphinxes Flanking Steps on East Side of Terrace at Trent Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 200842

OS Grid Reference: TQ2912197362
OS Grid Coordinates: 529121, 197362
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6602, -0.1346

Location: Barnet, Greater London EN4 0PT

Locality: Enfield
Local Authority: Enfield Borough Council
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EN4 0PT

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:

BRAMLEY ROAD
TQ 29 NE (north side, off)
19/130 Pair of sphinxes flanking
steps on east side of
terrace at Trent Park

II GV

Pair of sphinxes. Circa 1700 by Nost; mid 1920s brought to Trent Park from
Stowe, Bucks, by Sir Philip Sassoon. Lead statues on ashlar plinths. Corniced,
stepped, plinths support statues depicting sphinxes with heads turned inwards.
Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 17,
Greater London.


Listing NGR: TQ2912197362

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Source: English Heritage

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