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Statutory Group in Centre of Rose Garden, Blenheim

Description: Statutory Group in Centre of Rose Garden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253009

OS Grid Reference: SP4394715588
OS Grid Coordinates: 443947, 215588
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8372, -1.3636

Location: Blenheim, Oxfordshire OX20 1PX

Locality: Blenheim
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX20 1PX

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Listing Text

2/242 Statutory group in centre of
Rose Garden
- II
Statutory group. Probably mid/late C19. Marble. Finely carved group of merman
supporting nymph on his shoulders with child at his side. Stands on base in
centre of small pool in middle of rose garden. Base formerly inscribed "Bolneis
exangue ab undis restitula".
(Photograph in NMR; Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of "Parks and
Gardens at Grade I)

Listing NGR: SP4394715588

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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