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Walled Garden Statue of Venus De Medici and Pedestal

A Grade II* Listed Building in Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1205 / 54°7'13"N

Longitude: -0.9077 / 0°54'27"W

OS Eastings: 471491

OS Northings: 469956

OS Grid: SE714699

Mapcode National: GBR QN3S.8N

Mapcode Global: WHFBF.1P1H

Entry Name: Walled Garden Statue of Venus De Medici and Pedestal

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329044

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

In the entry for:-

HENDERSKELFE WALLED GARDEN
SE 7169
12/88 Castle Howard
Statue of Venus de Medici
and pedestal
GV II

The grade shall be amended to read II* (star)

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HENDERSRELFE WALLED GARDEN
SE 7169
Castle Howard
12/88 Statue of Venus de Medici
and pedestal
GV II
Statue of Venus de Medici and pedestal on which it stands. Early C18.
Pedestal probably by Hawksmoor. Pedestal approximately one metre in height,
statue life size. Drum pedestal on moulded base, with festoons and moulded
cornice. Statue of Venus based on classical original. Haskell F and
Penny N, Taste and the Antique, 1981, p 327. HBMC, Register of Parks and
Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 32, North Yorkshire:
Castle Howard, Grade I.


Listing NGR: SE7149169956

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