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Statue of Cain and Abel at the Bury at West End of Alley Running West and North Front at Grid Reference Tl 1861 2177

A Grade II* Listed Building in St. Paul's Walden, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8819 / 51°52'54"N

Longitude: -0.2782 / 0°16'41"W

OS Eastings: 518610

OS Northings: 221770

OS Grid: TL186217

Mapcode National: GBR H6N.VYJ

Mapcode Global: VHGNZ.4Y9Q

Entry Name: Statue of Cain and Abel at the Bury at West End of Alley Running West and North Front at Grid Reference Tl 1861 2177

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Last Amended: 8 February 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162994

Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: St Paul's Walden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1821 ST PAUL'S WALDEN ST PAUL'S WALDEN BURY

12/201 Statue of Cain and Abel at The Bury at
west end of alley running west and north
front at Grid Ref TL 1861 2177 (formerly
27.5.68 listed as The Gardens at St Paul's Walden
Bury)

GV II*

Statue. C18, English, probably by John Nost (d.1729) after group c.1560
by Giambologna now in V and A Museum. Lead figures, stone base,
limestone plinth. A lifesize figure standing astride a crouched figure
holding him by the hair with left hand and with upraised right hand.
Tall stone plinth with moulded base, ovolo moulded fielded panel on each
face, necking, and overhanging moulded cornice. An original feature of
the garden layout of 1720s.


Listing NGR: TL1861021770

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