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Irish Yew Garden Kylix and Pedestal

A Grade II Listed Building in Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1189 / 54°7'8"N

Longitude: -0.907 / 0°54'25"W

OS Eastings: 471538

OS Northings: 469782

OS Grid: SE715697

Mapcode National: GBR QN3T.F7

Mapcode Global: WHFBF.1QCQ

Entry Name: Irish Yew Garden Kylix and Pedestal

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172794

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328999

Location: Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Henderskelfe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bulmer St Martin

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

HENDERSKELFE IRISH YEW GARDEN
SE 7169
Castle Howard
12/43 Kylix and pedestal
GV II
Kylix and pedestal on which it stands. Erected 1845. Design similar to
those on south parterre (qv), and thus probably by C H Tatham. Sandstone
pedestal, limestone kylix. Approximately 3 metres in height. Massive
pedestal with moulded base, inscribed on 2 sides with the 7th Earl of
Carlisle's prize-winning poem 'Paestum'. The other 2 sides carry the
following inscriptions:

Biferique rosaria Paesti
Virg
Tepidique rosaria Paesti
Ovid
And now a Virgil, now an Ovid sung,
Paestum's twice-blowing roses
Rogers

and:
Jussu Georgii
Sexti CC
MDCCCXLV

Bead-and-reel frieze, moulded egg-and-dart cornice. Broken fluted kylix
with foliate decoration. HBMC, Register of Parks and Gardens of special
historic interest in England, Part 32, North Yorkshire: Castle Howard,
Grade I.


Listing NGR: SE7153869782

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