History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

6 Terms Around Fountain of Triton and Nereids

A Grade II Listed Building in Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8444 / 51°50'39"N

Longitude: -0.9401 / 0°56'24"W

OS Eastings: 473109

OS Northings: 216728

OS Grid: SP731167

Mapcode National: GBR C11.941

Mapcode Global: VHDTW.NWBZ

Entry Name: 6 Terms Around Fountain of Triton and Nereids

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42282

Location: Waddesdon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Waddesdon

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Waddesdon with Over Winchendon and Fleet Marston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

Find accommodation in
Waddesdon

Listing Text

SP 7216-7316 WADDESDON WADDESDON MANOR GROUNDS

10/135 6 Terms around Fountain of
Triton and Nereids.
-

GV II


6 terms. Early - mid C18 half-figures of French or Italian origin
on later pedestals. Carved marble. To S. of fountain term
represents Syrinx, a woman being turned into reeds. To.E. is a
figure of Pan with goat-skin, staff and pan-pipes. Figures to N.W. of
fountain represent the 4 Seasons in the characters of Flora, Ceres, Bacchus
and Saturn.
(Catalogue no. 103)


Listing NGR: SP7310916728

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.