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Latitude: 54.1195 / 54°7'10"N
Longitude: -0.9047 / 0°54'16"W
OS Eastings: 471691
OS Northings: 469843
OS Grid: SE716698
Mapcode National: GBR QN3T.Y1
Mapcode Global: WHFBF.2QH9
Entry Name: Statue of Apollo Belvedre and Pedestal Approximately 90 Metres South East of Atlas Fountain
Listing Date: 25 January 1954
Last Amended: 22 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1316056
English Heritage Legacy ID: 329021
Location: Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Henderskelfe
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Bulmer St Martin
Church of England Diocese: York
HENDERSKELFE SOUTH PARTERRE
12/65 Statue of Apollo
Belvedere and pedestal
25.1.54 approximately 90 metres
south-east of Atlas
Fountain (formerly listed
under "Castle Howard with
Outbuilding to east and
Statue of Apollo Belvedere and the pedestal on which it stands. Mid C18
statue by John Cheere; pedestal c1720, probably by Nicholas Hawksmoor.
Sandstone pedestal, lead statue. Pedestal approximately 2.5 metres in
height, statue life size. Square 3-course base carries drum pedestal with
moulded base and cornice, and festoons. Heavily decayed statue with its
head and one arm missing, supported to rear by iron rod. Copied from a
Roman copy of a bronze original by Leochares now in Vatican Museum, Rome.
Haskell F and Penny N, Taste and the Antique, 1981, p 148. 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: SE7169169843
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