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Statue Approximately 30 Metres South East of Harrowden Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Harrowden, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3284 / 52°19'42"N

Longitude: -0.7067 / 0°42'24"W

OS Eastings: 488228

OS Northings: 270825

OS Grid: SP882708

Mapcode National: GBR CWP.VJQ

Mapcode Global: VHDRP.PQQW

Entry Name: Statue Approximately 30 Metres South East of Harrowden Hall

Listing Date: 26 May 1981

Last Amended: 13 May 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371697

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233419

Location: Great Harrowden, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN9

County: Northamptonshire

District: Wellingborough

Civil Parish: Great Harrowden

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Great Harrowden All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP8870 (North side)
14/139 Statue approx. 30m. SE of
26/05/81 Harrowden Hall
(Formerly listed as Statue
group on pedestal of Hercules
and Antaeus)


Statue. Early C18 by John Van Nost. Limestone ashlar panelled plinth with lead
statue of wrestling figures said to be Hercules and Antaeus possibly based on a
Flemish model. Forms part of formal layout with statues approx. 30 metres
north-east (q.v.) and approx. 60 metres south-east (q.v.), statue plinth approx.
60 metres north-east (q.v.), gates, gatepiers, railings, walls and attached
summer house, extending to approx. 300 metres north, south and east of Harrowden
Hall (q.v.), gates, gatepiers and railings approx. 300 metres east (q.v.) and
steps 10 metres east of Harrowden Hall (q.v.) and Harrowden Hall (q.v.).
(The gardens and park are included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at
Grade II*).

Listing NGR: SP8822870825

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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