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Statue on West Side of North Crescent Pond, Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains

Description: Statue on West Side of North Crescent Pond

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 331080

OS Grid Reference: SE2800868878
OS Grid Coordinates: 428008, 468878
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1150, -1.5730

Location: Royal, North Yorkshire HG4 3DY

Locality: Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 3DY

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Listing Text

Statue on west side of
9/76 north Crescent Pond
(formerly listed as Statue
6.3.67 N of Moon Pond)


Statue of Euricles and the tortoise and pedestal. c1730 for John Aislabie,
restored c1970. Lead figure, ashlar pedestal. Overall height approximately
3 metres. The figure rests one foot on a rock which the tortoise attempts
to climb; the plinth has a moulded base and cornice. The statue is part of
the original garden furnishings which included thermes and tubs containing
orange and lemon trees. A Walker, drawing c1750. W T C Walker, personal

Listing NGR: SE2800868878

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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