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Stag and Hounds Sculpture and Pedestal on entrance axis to Nantclwyd Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanelidan, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0585 / 53°3'30"N

Longitude: -3.3295 / 3°19'46"W

OS Eastings: 310994

OS Northings: 352081

OS Grid: SJ109520

Mapcode National: GBR 6R.C7QR

Mapcode Global: WH77N.TDQ3

Entry Name: Stag and Hounds Sculpture and Pedestal on entrance axis to Nantclwyd Hall

Listing Date: 21 March 2001

Last Amended: 21 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24999

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Placed as a focal feature on the axis of the new approach road to Nantclwyd Hall, terminating the straight part of the drive.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Llanelidan

Community: Llanelidan

Locality: Nantclwyd Hall

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

A bronze and pedestal from Scarisbrick Hall, brought to Nantclwyd following the sale in 1963, and positioned as an axial feature in the redesign of the main access to the house by Clough Williams-Ellis for Sir Vivyan Nayler-Leyland. The Gothic pedestal is by E W Pugin.

Exterior

Full size casting of a stag being brought down by hounds, on a Gothic pedestal and three steps. The pedestal has stopped-chamfered corners, a lozenge in a decorative roundel on each face, and floral enrichment in the lower hollow of the cornice.

Reasons for Listing

A focal element in the scheme of Nantclwyd park improvements by Sir Clough Williams-Ellis; also listed for group value with the other listed items of the Hall and park.

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