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Statue of Mars and Pedestal Approximately 40 Metres South of the Priory, Nun Monkton

Description: Statue of Mars and Pedestal Approximately 40 Metres South of the Priory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331675

OS Grid Reference: SE5122957920
OS Grid Coordinates: 451229, 457920
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0148, -1.2197

Location: Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire YO26 8ES

Locality: Nun Monkton
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO26 8ES

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Listing Text

(east end)

2/33 Statue of Mars and
pedestal approximately 40
metres east of The Priory


Statue of Mars with pedestal. Early C18, restored c1985. Sculptor unknown.
Restoration by Andrew Naylor. Lead statue, ashlar pedestal. Overall height
approximately 2.50 metres with lifesize statue. Rectangular pedestal with
moulded base and cornice carries figure of Mars in Roman armour holding
spear in left hand. Not in original position. One of a group of early C18.
lead statues.

Listing NGR: SE5122257918

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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