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Statue and Pedestal on West Side of the Canal, South End, Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains

Description: Statue and Pedestal on West Side of the Canal, South End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 331085

OS Grid Reference: SE2796368605
OS Grid Coordinates: 427963, 468605
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1126, -1.5737

Location: Royal, North Yorkshire HG4 3AP

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

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Listing Text

Statue and pedestal on
9/81 west side of The Canal,
south end (formerly listed
6.3.67 as stone Statue W side of
Canal, nearly opposite
Quebec Monument)

Statue of Hercules wrestling Anteus. c1730. For John Aislabie. Limestone
statue, ashlar pedestal. Overall height approximately 3 metres. The
pedestal has a moulded plinth and cornice. Hercules is supported by a tree
trunk and lifts Anteus high into the air. The statue stands in the focus of
a small semicircular terraced open-air theatre, close to the Rustic Bridge
(qv) and the original southern limit of the gardens. W T C Walker, personal

Listing NGR: SE2796368605

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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