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Pair of Stone Lions and Plinths by Front Door to Cheswick House, Ancroft

Description: Pair of Stone Lions and Plinths by Front Door to Cheswick House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237870

OS Grid Reference: NU0283946373
OS Grid Coordinates: 402839, 646373
Latitude/Longitude: 55.7108, -1.9564

Location: Cheswick, Ancroft, Northumberland TD15 2RL

Locality: Ancroft
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 2RL

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Listing Text

NU 04 NW
7/17 Pair of stone
lions and plinths
by front door to
Cheswick House


2 Chinese lions and plinths. C19. Sandstone. Extremely elaborate beasts
on richly-decorated plinths. Brought from China in 1870's by William
Crossman who was a military attache in that country.

Listing NGR: NU0283946373

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Source: English Heritage

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