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Latitude: 53.2281 / 53°13'41"N
Longitude: -1.6104 / 1°36'37"W
OS Eastings: 426107
OS Northings: 370185
OS Grid: SK261701
Mapcode National: GBR 57P.MP3
Mapcode Global: WHCD8.74D3
Entry Name: Flight of Steps with Urns and Statues East of Orangery
Listing Date: 19 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1088177
English Heritage Legacy ID: 81630
Location: Chatsworth, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Chatsworth
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Derby
PARISH OF CHATSWORTH CHATSWORTH GARDENS
Flight of Steps with Urns
and Statues, East of
Flight of steps with urns and statues. Early C19, part of the
Sixth Duke of Devonshire's remodelling of the gardens.
Sandstone ashlar and Carrara marble. Straight flight of stone
steps flanked by stepped parapet walls. The foot of the steps
is flanked by two statues of sitting dogs, based on the C2 Dog
of Alcibiades. At the top of the steps are two urns of Carrara
marble, with relief carving. As a centre piece looking down the
steps is a larger and more sumptuous urn on a carved pedestal,
both in Carrara marble. The Gardens and Park are included on
the Gardens Register at Grade I.
Listing NGR: SK2610770185
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