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Statue 150 Metres North of Church of St Mary, Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet

Description: Statue 150 Metres North of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 282417

OS Grid Reference: TM4932597361
OS Grid Coordinates: 649325, 297361
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5170, 1.6734

Location: Somerleyton, Suffolk NR32 5QE

Locality: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR32 5QE

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Listing Text

TM 49 NE
Statue 150m north of
Church of St. Mary
A marble statue of a Roman centaur holding a bronze spear, sited at the south
end of the lime avenue in Somerleyton Park. Circa 1850 by John Thomas for Sir
Morton Peto. Concave stone plinth and a square stone base with sunk panels
and scaled consoles placed diagonally at the angles. Cast iron railings
surround the base. The surrounding park and gardens are included in the HBMC
County Register of Gardens at Grade II*.

Listing NGR: TM4932597361

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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