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Perseus and Andromeda Fountain Approximately 100 Metres South of Portico to Witley Court

A Grade I Listed Building in Great Witley, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2811 / 52°16'51"N

Longitude: -2.3392 / 2°20'21"W

OS Eastings: 376954

OS Northings: 264826

OS Grid: SO769648

Mapcode National: GBR 0CH.WZQ

Mapcode Global: VH925.DXQP

Entry Name: Perseus and Andromeda Fountain Approximately 100 Metres South of Portico to Witley Court

Listing Date: 12 November 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152323

Location: Great Witley, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR6

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Great Witley

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Shrawley and Witley, Great and Little

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 76 SE

Perseus and Andromeda Fountain approximately 100 metres south of portico to Witley Court.


Fountain set in ornamental shaped pool. c1860 by James Forsyth for Lord Ward, the first Earl of Dudley. Stone statues representing Perseus riding Pegasus rescuing Andromeda from the Dragon. Base encircled by alternating grotesque fish and shells. Set in shaped render lined brick pool.

Listing NGR: SO7695564824

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