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Statue of Faun with a Kid and Pedestal Approximately 75 Metres North West of Atlas Fountain

A Grade II* Listed Building in Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1205 / 54°7'13"N

Longitude: -0.9063 / 0°54'22"W

OS Eastings: 471582

OS Northings: 469961

OS Grid: SE715699

Mapcode National: GBR QN3S.LN

Mapcode Global: WHFBF.1PQH

Entry Name: Statue of Faun with a Kid and Pedestal Approximately 75 Metres North West of Atlas Fountain

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 22 June 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329014

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 SOUTH PARTERRE
SE 7169
12/58 Castle Howard
Statue of faun with a kid
and pedestal approximately
25.1.54 75 metres north-west of Atlas
Fountain (formerly listed under
'Castle Howard with outbuilding to east
and garden statues')
GV II

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

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HENDERSKELFE SOUTH PARTERRE
SE 7169
Castle Howard
12/58 Statue of faun with a kid
and pedestal
approximately 75 metres
25.1.54 north-west of Atlas
Fountain (formerly listed
under "Castle Howard with
Outbuilding to east and
garden statues")
GV II
Statue of a faun with a kid, and the pedestal on which it stands. Statue
probably 1723 by Andrew Carpenter: pedestal c1720 probably by Nicholas
Hawksmoor. Sandstone pedestal, lead statue. Pedestal base with relief
festoons pendant from 4 consoles at level of moulded frieze. Statue of a
faun carrying a kid on his shoulders propped by iron bar under right arm,
copied from a C2 AD Roman copy of a bronze original of the early C3 BC,
perhaps of the Pergamene school, now in the Prado, Madrid. Haskell F and
Penny N, Taste and the Antique, 1981, p211. 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: SE7158269961

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