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Three Pairs of Vases Flanking Central Path of Upper Terrace in Melbourne Hall Gardens

A Grade I Listed Building in Melbourne, Derbyshire

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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

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204146

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83049

Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Melbourne

Built-Up Area: Melbourne

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Melbourne St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

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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