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Monument at Centre of the Bushey Rose Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Hertsmere, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6439 / 51°38'38"N

Longitude: -0.3607 / 0°21'38"W

OS Eastings: 513528

OS Northings: 195173

OS Grid: TQ135951

Mapcode National: GBR 54.3RD

Mapcode Global: VHFSM.PYP5

Entry Name: Monument at Centre of the Bushey Rose Garden

Listing Date: 12 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164147

Location: Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Hertsmere

Town: Hertsmere

Electoral Ward/Division: Bushey St James

Built-Up Area: Bushey

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bushey

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

13/99 BUSHEY HIGH STREET
(north east side)
Bushey

Monument at centre of
The Bushey Rose Garden


The description shall be amended to read:

Monument on site of the Herkomer Art School. 1912. Designed with garden by
T H Mawson for Sir H Herkomer. Bavarian tufa. Design may reflect Buddhist symbol-
ism. Broad quatrefoil base with torus and scotia mouldings, and flower beds in
each foil. To centre a rectangular pier with chamfered corners, and coved minor
cornice beneath plain block top; continuous moulded cornice stepped out over free-
standing shafts at angles with spurs at base. Mawson designed the garden in
exchange for having his own portrait painted by Herkomer.
(T H Mawson, The Life and Work of an English Landscape Architect, 1927, pp 211-213;
Buildings of England: Hertfordshire, p 121).

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TQ 1395 BUSHEY HIGH STREET
(Northeast side)
Bushey

13/99 Monument at centre of
- The Bushey Rose Garden

- II


Monument on site of the Herkomer Art School. 1912. Designed with garden
by Sir H.Herkomer. Bavarian tufa. Design may reflect Buddhist symbolism.
Broad quatrefoil base with torus and scotia mouldings. Flower beds in
each foil. To centre a rectangular pier with chamfered corners. Free
standing shafts at angles with spurs at base. Continuous moulded cornice
stepped out over corner shafts. Upper minor cornice is coved. Plain
block cap.


Listing NGR: TQ1352895173

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