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Statue of William Iii

A Grade I Listed Building in Petersfield, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0038 / 51°0'13"N

Longitude: -0.9374 / 0°56'14"W

OS Eastings: 474651

OS Northings: 123247

OS Grid: SU746232

Mapcode National: GBR CC3.XHF

Mapcode Global: FRA 86XG.JLS

Entry Name: Statue of William Iii

Listing Date: 29 July 1949

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1093567

English Heritage Legacy ID: 141397

Location: Petersfield, East Hampshire, Hampshire, GU32

County: Hampshire

District: East Hampshire

Civil Parish: Petersfield

Built-Up Area: Petersfield

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Petersfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

THE SQUARE
1.
1501 (In the centre)
Statue of William III
SU 7423 3/1 29.7.49.
I
2.
Very fine C18 equestrian lead statue of William of Orange in the costume
of a Roman Senator. Stone pedestal of equally good design. Latin inscription.
Statue restored in 1912 by Public Subscription. Professor Robert Colton,
ARA, Royal Academy, advised the Restoration Committee. Messrs Singer and
Sons Limited, founders, of Frome carried out the work. The statue forms
a focal point of the Square and the town generally. (NMR).


Listing NGR: SU7462323210

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