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Sculpture Depicting Pomona in Belvoir Castle Sculpture Garden (One of Seven Statues)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Belvoir, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8943 / 52°53'39"N

Longitude: -0.7839 / 0°47'2"W

OS Eastings: 481907

OS Northings: 333671

OS Grid: SK819336

Mapcode National: GBR CNT.DNM

Mapcode Global: WHFJG.XJW1

Entry Name: Sculpture Depicting Pomona in Belvoir Castle Sculpture Garden (One of Seven Statues)

Listing Date: 15 August 1979

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189991

Location: Belvoir, Melton, Leicestershire, NG32

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Belvoir

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

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Listing Text


SK 83 SW BELVOIR

15/501 Sculpture depicting
Pomona in Belvoir
15.8.79 Castle Sculpture
Garden (one of the
seven statues)

GV II*

Sculpture of Pomona (Goddess of Fruit). Circa 1680. By Caius Gabriel
Cibber. Stone. Square pedestal with recessed panels each with grotesque
carved heads, Medusa etc. Under cornice a dentil course and egg and dart
frieze. Partly clothed female figure in serpentine pose bearing a wicker
basket of fruit. At her feet is a monkey.


Listing NGR: SK8190733671

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