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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1334616
English Heritage Legacy ID: 83062
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
6/77 (East Side)
10.11.67 Pedestal with Statue of
Andromeda in Melbourne
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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