Description: Statue 150 Metres North of Church of St Mary
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
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SOMERLEYTON SOMERLEYTON PARK
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
Source: English Heritage
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