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The Chatham Vase on East Side of Lake Near Its South End, Chevening

Description: The Chatham Vase on East Side of Lake Near Its South End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 January 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 356965

OS Grid Reference: TQ4892757371
OS Grid Coordinates: 548927, 157371
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2960, 0.1347

Location: Chevening Road, Chevening, Kent TN14 6HG

Locality: Chevening
Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN14 6HG

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Listing Text

In the following item:

41/94 CHEVENING

The Chatham Vase
(on east side of lake
near its south end)

the date 1871 in line 2 should read 1781.

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1.
5280 CHEVENING CHEVENING
The Chatham Vase
(on east side of lake
near its south end)
TQ 45 NE 41/94

II


2.
1780 by John Bacon. Stone urn on pedestal. Erected by Hester, Lady Chatham
in 1871 in memory of her husband. Inscriptions tell of the vase's subsequent
travels from Burton Pynsent, to Stowe in 183l, to Revesby in 1857 and finally
to Chevening in 1934.


Listing NGR: TQ4871757714

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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