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Latitude: 51.5555 / 51°33'19"N
Longitude: -0.6898 / 0°41'23"W
OS Eastings: 490928
OS Northings: 184886
OS Grid: SU909848
Mapcode National: GBR F7J.DFC
Mapcode Global: VHFT1.055C
Entry Name: The Tortoise Fountain and Enclosing Wall
Listing Date: 26 April 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1317221
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44271
Location: Taplow, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, SL6
District: South Bucks
Civil Parish: Taplow
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Taplow
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 98 SW TAPLOW CLIVEDEN ROAD (Cliveden)
7/6 The Tortoise Fountain
- and enclosing wall
c1900 by T Waldo Story for W W Astor. Marble fountain of 3 superimposed basins
of diminishing size set on marble central shaft. The upper basin has carved
tortoises around the edge. Adjacent is a curved stretch of red brick and stone
balustraded wall derived from the Borghese balustrade (qv).
Listing NGR: SU9092884886
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