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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: STATUE OF WILLIAM III

List entry Number: 1093567

Location

STATUE OF WILLIAM III, THE SQUARE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
HampshireEast HampshireDistrict AuthorityPetersfield

National Park: SOUTH DOWNS

Grade: I

Date first listed: 29-Jul-1949

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 141397

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Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

THE SQUARE 1. 1501 (In the centre) Statue of William III SU 7423 3/1 29.7.49. I 2. Very fine C18 equestrian lead statue of William of Orange in the costume of a Roman Senator. Stone pedestal of equally good design. Latin inscription. Statue restored in 1912 by Public Subscription. Professor Robert Colton, ARA, Royal Academy, advised the Restoration Committee. Messrs Singer and Sons Limited, founders, of Frome carried out the work. The statue forms a focal point of the Square and the town generally. (NMR).

Listing NGR: SU7462323210

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National Grid Reference: SU 74651 23247

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