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Latitude: 51.8424 / 51°50'32"N
Longitude: -1.3598 / 1°21'35"W
OS Eastings: 444204
OS Northings: 216167
OS Grid: SP442161
Mapcode National: GBR 7WH.K1G
Mapcode Global: VHCX6.DY0J
Entry Name: Statue Approximately 4 Metres South of East End of Orangery
Listing Date: 27 July 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1368025
English Heritage Legacy ID: 253007
Location: Blenheim, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX20
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Blenheim
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
8/240 Statue approx. 4m S of E end
Statue. Probably late C19/early C20. By A. Fruilli of Florence. Marble. Finely
carved statue probably of Venus and after the antique. Stands on round marble
pedestal decorated with swags and moulding. Signed "A. Fruilli, Firenze".
Probably sited in 1920's as part of Achille Duchene's work for Ninth Duke of
Marlborough. Forms pair with Statue approximately 4 metres south of south-west
corner of Kitchen Court (q.v.). Included for group value.
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I)
Listing NGR: SP4420416167
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