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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 BACCHUS APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES EAST OF EAST FRONT OF DRAYTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1371924

Location

STATUE OF BACCHUS APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES EAST OF EAST FRONT OF DRAYTON HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireEast NorthamptonshireDistrict AuthorityLowick

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 31-Jul-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 232522

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History

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Details

SP9680 LOWICK DRAYTON PARK

12/88 Statue of Bacchus approx. 25m. E of E front of Drayton House

GV II*

Statue of Bacchus. c.1718 by J. Van Nost for Sir John Germain. Lead statue on ashlar plinth. Originally supplied, with statue of Flora and other items at a cost of 40 pounds, to form part of main parterre. Forms pair with Statue of Flora approximately 25 metres east of east front of Drayton House (q.v.). (Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I. Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p.1216; Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).

Listing NGR: SP9633280100

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Jackson Stops, G - Title: Drayton House - Date: 1978
  2. Article  Reference - Title: 20 May - Date: 1965 - Journal Title: Country Life - Page References: 1216
  3. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 30 Northamptonshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England
  4. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Northamptonshire - Date: 1961 - Page References: 189

National Grid Reference: SP 96332 80100

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