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

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

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 232523

OS Grid Reference: SP9635780087
OS Grid Coordinates: 496357, 280087
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4103, -0.5848

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


12/89 Statue of Flora approx. 25m.
E of E front of Drayton House


Statue of Flora, c.1718 by J. Van Nost for Sir John Germain. Lead statue on
ashlar plinth. Originally supplied, with statue of Bacchus and other items at a
cost of 40 pounds, to form part of main parterre. Forms pair with Statue of
Bacchus 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: SP9635780087

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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