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Statue of the Haymaker and Pedestal Approximately 35 Metres North of the Priory, Nun Monkton

Description: Statue of the Haymaker and Pedestal Approximately 35 Metres North of the Priory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331679

OS Grid Reference: SE5117757944
OS Grid Coordinates: 451177, 457944
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0150, -1.2205

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)

2/37 Statue of the Haymaker
and pedestal
approximately 35 metres
north of The Priory


Statue of Haymaker with pedestal. Early C18, restored c1985. Sculptor
unknown. Restoration by Andrew Naylor. Lead statue, ashlar pedestal.
Overall height 2.75 metres with lifesize statue. Rectangular pedestal with
moulded base and cornice carries figure of bearded Haymaker carrying scythe
over left shoulder. Not in original position. One of a group of early C18
lead statues.

Listing NGR: SE5117757944

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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