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Statue of Bacchus Approximately 25 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House, Lowick

Description: Statue of Bacchus Approximately 25 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 232522

OS Grid Reference: SP9633280100
OS Grid Coordinates: 496332, 280100
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4104, -0.5852

Location: Lowick, Northamptonshire NN14 3BB

Locality: Lowick
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 3BB

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Listing Text


12/88 Statue of Bacchus approx. 25m.
E of E front of Drayton House


Statue of Bacchus. c.1718 by J. Van Nost for Sir John Germain. Lead statue on
ashlar plinth. Originally supplied, with statue of Flora and other items at a
cost of 40 pounds, to form part of main parterre. Forms pair with Statue of
Flora approximately 25 metres east of east front of Drayton House (q.v.).
(Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I.
Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p.1216; Buildings of England:
Northamptonshire, p.189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).

Listing NGR: SP9633280100

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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