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Urn Approximately 40 Metres North of Nuneham House, Nuneham Courtenay

Description: Urn Approximately 40 Metres North of Nuneham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 248330

OS Grid Reference: SU5411798150
OS Grid Coordinates: 454117, 198150
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6795, -1.2187

Location: Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire OX44 9PD

Locality: Nuneham Courtenay
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX44 9PD

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Listing Text

12/93 Urn approx. 40m. NW of Nunehan


Urn and pedestal. Probably C18. Limestone. The stone urn stands on a moulded
stem and has a wide bowl profusely ornamented with bearded reclining heads and
with bunches of grapes. The handles are intertwined. Probably based on a Roman
model. The square plinth has a moulded cap and base and has panelled sides.
(Nuneham Park is included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade I).

Listing NGR: SU5411798150

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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