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Latitude: 52.6493 / 52°38'57"N
Longitude: -3.161 / 3°9'39"W
OS Eastings: 321552
OS Northings: 306358
OS Grid: SJ215063
Mapcode National: GBR 9Z.64G4
Mapcode Global: WH79P.FN0W
Entry Name: Peacock Statue to SW of Orangery Terrace in Powis Castle Gardens
Listing Date: 29 February 1996
Last Amended: 29 February 1996
Source ID: 16787
Building Class: Commemorative
Location: At the foot of steps which lead from the SW of the Top Terrace to the Orangery Terrace, in a recess between trees and the W retaining wall of the Av
Community: Welshpool (Y Trallwng)
Locality: Powis Castle
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
History: The statue is inscribed with the information that it was moved from Claremont, Surrey (a home of the Clive family) to Powis in 1931. It is not signed or dated, but is thought to be C18.
Description: A lead peacock with fanned-out tail, on a tall stone plinth with moulded panels.
A fine example of lead-work and a significant C20 contribution to the gardens at Powis.
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