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Latitude: 51.8419 / 51°50'30"N
Longitude: -0.937 / 0°56'13"W
OS Eastings: 473328
OS Northings: 216460
OS Grid: SP733164
Mapcode National: GBR C11.HWX
Mapcode Global: VHDTW.QY0V
Entry Name: Fountain of Pluto and Proserpine 40 Metres South East of Waddesdon Manor
Listing Date: 29 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1332757
English Heritage Legacy ID: 42293
Location: Waddesdon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18
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
SP7216 -7316 WADDESDON WADDESDON MANOR GROUNDS
10/146 Fountain of Pluto and Proserpine
40m. to S.E. of Waddesdon Manor
Fountain. Early C18, the sculpture by Giuliano Mozani, re-arranged late
C19. Late C19 shaped stone basin. Carved marble figures. Pluto and
Proserpine to centre on an upturned shell, with flanking infant tritons
on winged horses, encircled by 6 figures of tritons and other sea
creatures holding conch shells. Originally part of a fountain at the
Ducal Palance at Colorno, near Parma, together with statuary from the
Fountain of Triton and Nereids.
(Catalogue No. 66)
Listing NGR: SP7332816460
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