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17 Stone Lanterns in Japanese Garden at Fanhams Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Wareside, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8233 / 51°49'24"N

Longitude: -0.0123 / 0°0'44"W

OS Eastings: 537086

OS Northings: 215725

OS Grid: TL370157

Mapcode National: GBR KBF.PP5

Mapcode Global: VHGPH.QFVL

Entry Name: 17 Stone Lanterns in Japanese Garden at Fanhams Hall

Listing Date: 30 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 356056

Location: Wareside, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Wareside

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ware Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

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2/40 17 Stone Lanterns
in Japanese Garden at
Fanhams Hall


7 stone lanterns. 1901-5. Elements in Japanese Garden laid out
by Prof. Suzuki to designs by Mr Inaka for R B and A E Page
Croft. Japanese grey granite, turned and carved. Of several
stylised patterns, generally about 1.5m high but some much higher
with multiple pagoda-roofs. Each has a pierced stone lantern
block, generally 6-sided, with a projecting carved hipped roof or
cap. The lantern block stands on the carved capital of a short
column usually with an annulet, with a carved base sometimes
carved from an otherwise natural stone as base. The tall
multiple pagoda-roof lanterns have an arched 4-pillared base.

Listing NGR: TL3708615725

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