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Pedestal with Statue of Andromeda in Melbourne Hall Gardens

A Grade I Listed Building in Melbourne, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8214 / 52°49'16"N

Longitude: -1.4199 / 1°25'11"W

OS Eastings: 439187

OS Northings: 325026

OS Grid: SK391250

Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.1TV

Mapcode Global: WHDHF.5B3X

Entry Name: Pedestal with Statue of Andromeda in Melbourne Hall Gardens

Listing Date: 10 November 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83062

Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73

County: Derbyshire

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

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Listing Text

SK 38/3925 PARISH OF MELBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE
6/77 (East Side)
10.11.67 Pedestal with Statue of
Andromeda in Melbourne
Hall Gardens
GV I
Pedestal with statue of Andromeda. c1700 by Iran van Nost.
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 and lead. Panelled stone pedestal on
wide square plinth with life-size, half naked lead figure of
Andromeda leaning against the rock to which she is chained, with
right arm held high. Included in the Derbyshire Historic
Gardens Register at Grade I. See item 6/63 for sources.


Listing NGR: SK3918725026

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