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Statue of Faun in Venus Vale, to East North East of Upper Cascade, Rousham

Description: Statue of Faun in Venus Vale, to East North East of Upper Cascade

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 August 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 252885

OS Grid Reference: SP4771524478
OS Grid Coordinates: 447715, 224478
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9168, -1.3077

Location: Rousham, Oxfordshire OX25 4QT

Locality: Rousham
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX25 4QT

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Listing Text

14/229 Statue of Faun in Venus' Vale,
27/08/57 to ENE of Upper Cascade
(Formerly listed under
Statues on pedestals of Pan
and a Faun in Venus' Vale ...)
Statue. 1701. By John van Nost. Lead statue of Faun stands on panelled limestone
pedestal with moulded plinth and cornice. Part of the landscape gardens laid out
by William Kent between 1733-40.
(Rousham Park is included in the H.B.M.C. Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade
I; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p745)

Listing NGR: SP4771524478

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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