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Statue of Venus Arming Cupid, in Recess at East End of Upper South Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8426 / 51°50'33"N

Longitude: -0.9371 / 0°56'13"W

OS Eastings: 473318

OS Northings: 216530

OS Grid: SP733165

Mapcode National: GBR C11.HVL

Mapcode Global: VHDTW.PYXC

Entry Name: Statue of Venus Arming Cupid, in Recess at East End of Upper South Terrace

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42288

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

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Listing Text


10/141 Statue of Venus arming Cupid,
in recess at E. end of upper
S. terrace.


Statue. Mid C18, French. Falsely signed "fec. Girardon 1668". Carved
marble. Seated figure of Venus arming young Cupid with bow and arrows.
C19 marble pedestal with shaped panels of pink marble.
(Catalogue No. 76)

Listing NGR: SP7331816530

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