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Description: Statue Approximately 30 Metres South East of Harrowden Hall
Date Listed: 26 May 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 233419
OS Grid Reference: SP8822870825
OS Grid Coordinates: 488228, 270825
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3284, -0.7067
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GREAT HARROWDEN THE SLIPS
SP8870 (North side)
14/139 Statue approx. 30m. SE of
26/05/81 Harrowden Hall
(Formerly listed as Statue
group on pedestal of Hercules
Statue. Early C18 by John Van Nost. Limestone ashlar panelled plinth with lead
statue of wrestling figures said to be Hercules and Antaeus possibly based on a
Flemish model. Forms part of formal layout with statues approx. 30 metres
north-east (q.v.) and approx. 60 metres south-east (q.v.), statue plinth approx.
60 metres north-east (q.v.), gates, gatepiers, railings, walls and attached
summer house, extending to approx. 300 metres north, south and east of Harrowden
Hall (q.v.), gates, gatepiers and railings approx. 300 metres east (q.v.) and
steps 10 metres east of Harrowden Hall (q.v.) and Harrowden Hall (q.v.).
(The gardens and park are included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at
Listing NGR: SP8822870825
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Source: English Heritage
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