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Buddhist Shrine in Garden Approximately 30 Metres to East of Kildwick Hall, Kildwick

Description: Buddhist Shrine in Garden Approximately 30 Metres to East of Kildwick Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 324738

OS Grid Reference: SE0121946281
OS Grid Coordinates: 401219, 446281
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9127, -1.9829

Location: Kildwick, North Yorkshire BD20 9AF

Locality: Kildwick
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD20 9AF

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Listing Text

(north side, off)

1/11 Buddhist shrine in garden
approximately 30 metres
to east of Kildwick Hall.


Garden ornament. Probably late C18 -C19. Grey granite-like stone. 4 legs
with incised line decoration support tapering cylindrical shaft surmounted
by an inverted truncated pyramid upon which the square shrine rests; side
panels pierced; the roof has a flattened cyma-moulded profile. One of 4
shrines possibly introduced with the garden layout by Frances Mary
Richardson Currer who had the bay-windowed extension to the Hall built in
1858. She was the grand-daughter of Robert, 1st Lord Clive's sister,
Frances Clive (d.1798), which suggests a possible family source for such

Listing NGR: SE0121946281

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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