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Statue Approximately 4 Metres South of East End of Orangery

A Grade II Listed Building in Blenheim, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8424 / 51°50'32"N

Longitude: -1.3597 / 1°21'35"W

OS Eastings: 444205

OS Northings: 216170

OS Grid: SP442161

Mapcode National: GBR 7WH.K1F

Mapcode Global: VHCX6.DY0H

Entry Name: Statue Approximately 4 Metres South of East End of Orangery

Listing Date: 27 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368025

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253007

Location: Blenheim, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX20

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Blenheim

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

BLENHEIM
SP4416
8/240 Statue approx. 4m S of E end
of Orangery
GV II
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: SP4420516170

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