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Statue of Mercury in the Water Garden Approximately 15 Metres to East of Burton Agnes Hall, Burton Agnes

Description: Statue of Mercury in the Water Garden Approximately 15 Metres to East of Burton Agnes Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 167783

OS Grid Reference: TA1034663289
OS Grid Coordinates: 510346, 463289
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0538, -0.3159

Location: Shady Lane, Burton Agnes, East Riding of Yorkshire YO25 4NA

Locality: Burton Agnes
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO25 4NA

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Listing Text

TA 1063-1163
(north side, off)
11/27 Statue of Mercury in the
water garden
approximately 15 metres
to east of Burton Agnes


Garden statue. Probably mid C18. Ashlar plinth supporting lead statue.
Plinth, square on plan, with moulded base and cornice, partly re-cut,
surmounted by winged figure of Mercury standing on left leg and holding
caduceus in upheld right hand. The whole approximately 2 metres high. Part
of a group of C18 statues in the gardens.

Listing NGR: TA1037563312

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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