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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: LION STATUE

List entry Number: 1109087

Location

LION STATUE

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

County District District Type Parish
DerbyshireAmber ValleyDistrict AuthorityKedleston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 13-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Jan-1986

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 78888

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History

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Details

SK 34 SW PARISH OF KEDLESTON KEDLESTON PARK 3/49 13.2.67 Lion statue (formerly listed as Monument to Michael Drayton) GV II*

Statue on pedestal. c1760-70, the pedestal designed by Samuel Wyatt, the statue of a lion by Joseph Wilton. Ashlar. Pedestal has a moulded plinth, sunk panels with circular garlands on the long sides, and a dentil cornice. Standing Medicean lion with a forepaw raised and placed on a ball.

Listing NGR: SK3117040236

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National Grid Reference: SK 31170 40236

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