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Pedestal, Henderskelfe

Description: Pedestal

Grade: I
Date Listed: 25 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 329018

OS Grid Reference: SE7164069784
OS Grid Coordinates: 471640, 469784
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1189, -0.9055

Location: Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire YO60 7DA

Locality: Henderskelfe
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7DA

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Listing Text

SE 7169
(south-west corner)
12/62 Pedestal (formerly listed
under "Castle Howard with
25.1.54 Outbuilding to east and
garden statues")
Composite pedestal. c1720. By Nicholas Hawksmoor. Sandstone.
Approximately 4.5 metres in height. Central rectangular pier, surmounted by
drum pedestal, flanked by rectangular buttresses with raised panels, each
carrying an urn with festoons and finial on shaped base. Moulded base and
cornices. Formerly carried lead statue of the Wrestlers, now disappeared.
Hussey C, English Gardens and Landscapes 1700-1750, 1967. HBMC, Register of
Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 32, North
Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.

Listing NGR: SE7164269785

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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