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A Grade I Listed Building in Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.119 / 54°7'8"N

Longitude: -0.9054 / 0°54'19"W

OS Eastings: 471640

OS Northings: 469785

OS Grid: SE716697

Mapcode National: GBR QN3T.R7

Mapcode Global: WHFBF.2Q3Q

Entry Name: Pedestal

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 22 June 1987

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172902

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329018

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

SE 7169
(south-west corner)
12/62 Pedestal (formerly listed
under "Castle Howard with
25.1.54 Outbuilding to east and
garden statues")
Composite pedestal. c1720. By Nicholas Hawksmoor. Sandstone.
Approximately 4.5 metres in height. Central rectangular pier, surmounted by
drum pedestal, flanked by rectangular buttresses with raised panels, each
carrying an urn with festoons and finial on shaped base. Moulded base and
cornices. Formerly carried lead statue of the Wrestlers, now disappeared.
Hussey C, English Gardens and Landscapes 1700-1750, 1967. HBMC, Register of
Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 32, North
Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.

Listing NGR: SE7164269785

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