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Statue of Venus to Right of Main Entrance to Trent Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Cockfosters, London

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Latitude: 51.66 / 51°39'36"N

Longitude: -0.1349 / 0°8'5"W

OS Eastings: 529099

OS Northings: 197337

OS Grid: TQ290973

Mapcode National: GBR FH.0MZ

Mapcode Global: VHGQ6.MJ0S

Entry Name: Statue of Venus to Right of Main Entrance to Trent Park

Listing Date: 17 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260775

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200838

Location: Enfield, London, EN4

County: London

District: Enfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Cockfosters

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Christ Church Cockfosters

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

TQ 29 NE (north side, off)
19/126 Statue of Venus to right
of main entrance to Trent


Statue. Circa 1700 with later head; in 1934 brought to Trent Park from Wrest
Park, Beds, by Sir Philip Sassoon. Ashlar plinth, lead statue. Plinth, with
moulded base and cornice, has front carved with weapons of the hunt, pair of
birds and toiletry items. Statue depicts Venus tying garter of leg raised on
pedestal with a cupid at her feet.
Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 17,
Greater London.

Listing NGR: TQ2909997337

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