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Statue Approximately 30 Metres North East of Harrowden Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Harrowden, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3289 / 52°19'43"N

Longitude: -0.7067 / 0°42'23"W

OS Eastings: 488233

OS Northings: 270871

OS Grid: SP882708

Mapcode National: GBR CWP.VJL

Mapcode Global: VHDRP.PQSK

Entry Name: Statue Approximately 30 Metres North East of Harrowden Hall

Listing Date: 26 May 1981

Last Amended: 13 May 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233418

Location: Great Harrowden, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN9

County: Northamptonshire

District: Wellingborough

Civil Parish: Great Harrowden

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Great Harrowden All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

GREAT HARROWDEN THE SLIPS
SP8870 (North side)
14/138 Statue approx. 30m. NE of
26/05/81 Harrowden Hall
(Formerly listed as Statue
group on pedestal of Samson
and the Philistine)

GV II*
Statue. Early C18 by John Van Nost. Limestone ashlar panelled plinth with lead
statue of wrestling figures said to be Samson and the Philistine based on the
original by Giambologna. Forms part of formal layout with statues approx. 30
metres south-east (q.v.) and approx. 60 metres south-east (q.v.), statue plinth
approx. 60 metres north-east (q.v.), gates, gatepiers, railings, walls and
attached summer house extending to approx. 300 metres north, south and east of
Harrowden Hall (q.v.), gates, gatepiers and railings approx. 300 metres east
(q.v.) and steps 10 metres east of Harrowden Hall (q.v.) and Harrowden Hall
(q.v.).
(The gardens and park are included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at
Grade II*).


Listing NGR: SP8823370871

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