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Statue of Pluto and Proserpine Circa 80 Metres West of Waddesdon Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8423 / 51°50'32"N

Longitude: -0.9393 / 0°56'21"W

OS Eastings: 473173

OS Northings: 216501

OS Grid: SP731165

Mapcode National: GBR C11.HCB

Mapcode Global: VHDTW.NYTK

Entry Name: Statue of Pluto and Proserpine Circa 80 Metres West of Waddesdon Manor

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42302

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

SP 7216-7316 WADDESDON WADDESDON MANOR GROUNDS

10/155 Statue of Pluto and Proserpine
c.80m to W. of Waddesdon Manor
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II

Statue. C18, Italian. Carved marble. Shows Pluto carrying off
Proserpine while Ceres clutches from behind at her daughter's legs. A
tall, upright group, Proserpine with one arm outstretched. Stone
pedestal with shaped panels.
(Catalogue No. 87)


Listing NGR: SP7317316501

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