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Statue of Dying Gaul Approximately 5 Metres South of East Terrace of Water Terrace Gardens, Blenheim

Description: Statue of Dying Gaul Approximately 5 Metres South of East Terrace of Water Terrace Gardens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253005

OS Grid Reference: SP4405515975
OS Grid Coordinates: 444055, 215975
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8407, -1.3619

Location: Blenheim, Oxfordshire OX20 1PY

Locality: Blenheim
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX20 1PY

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Listing Text

2/23 Statue of Dying Gaul approx.
5m S of East Terrace of Water
Terrace Gardens
Statue of Dying Gaul. Probably early C18 but installed c.1930, by Achille
Duchene. Lead statue surmounts limestone ashlar pedestal with moulded plinth and
cornice and fretted frieze.
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I)

Listing NGR: SP4405515975

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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