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Latitude: 52.8211 / 52°49'15"N
Longitude: -1.4222 / 1°25'20"W
OS Eastings: 439032
OS Northings: 324995
OS Grid: SK390249
Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.18D
Mapcode Global: WHDHF.4C04
Entry Name: Three Pairs of Vases Flanking Central Path of Upper Terrace in Melbourne Hall Gardens
Listing Date: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204146
English Heritage Legacy ID: 83049
Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73
District: South Derbyshire
Civil Parish: Melbourne
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Melbourne St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 38/3925 PARISH OF MELBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE
6/64 (East ,Side)
Three Pairs of Vases
Flanking Central Path
of Upper Terrace in
Melbourne Hall Gardens
Three pairs of urns. Early C18, possibly by Samuel Watson.
Erected as part of a French style garden designed by Royal
Gardeners to Queen Anne, London and Wise, for Thomas Coke of
Melbourne Hall. Stone. All the urns have panelled stone bases
on stepped plinths with thistle-shaped vases over, on tapering
bases. Each urn has a gadrooned base to the bowl and fluted
sides. Included in the Derbyshire Historic Gardens Register at
Grade I. See item 6/63 for sources.
Listing NGR: SK3903224995
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