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Fountain 140 Metres to South East of Ascott House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wing, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8947 / 51°53'40"N

Longitude: -0.7043 / 0°42'15"W

OS Eastings: 489257

OS Northings: 222584

OS Grid: SP892225

Mapcode National: GBR D23.2S0

Mapcode Global: VHDTT.RM1X

Entry Name: Fountain 140 Metres to South East of Ascott House

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115984

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350834

Location: Wing, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, LU7

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Wing

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wing with Grove

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 82 SE WING ASCOTT

6/88 Fountain 140m to S;E, of Ascott
House

GV II

Ornamental garden fountain. Circa 1890, by Waldo Story. Bronze and marble.
Figure of Venus standing on a terrapin in a shell chariot with 3
cupids, the chariot drawn by horses with webbed wings and hoofs,
led by a triton.

Illustrated in Country Life 1900 p.424 and 247


Listing NGR: SP8925722584

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