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Perseus and Andromeda Fountain Approx 100 M South of Portico to Witley Court, Great Witley

Description: Perseus and Andromeda Fountain Approx 100 M South of Portico to Witley Court

Grade: I
Date Listed: 12 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 152323

OS Grid Reference: SO7695464826
OS Grid Coordinates: 376954, 264826
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2811, -2.3392

Location: Great Witley, Worcestershire WR6 6JT

Locality: Great Witley
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6JT

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Listing Text


6/90 Perseus and Andromeda
Fountain approx 100 m
south of portico to
12.11.51 Witley Court


Fountain set in ornamental shaped pool. c1860 by James Forsyth for Lord
Ward, the first Earl of Dudley. Stone statues representing Perseus rid-
ing Pegasus rescuing Andromeda from the Dragon 2 base encircled by alternat-
ing grotesque fish and shells. Set in shaped render lined brick pool.

Listing NGR: SO7695564824

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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