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Group of 4 Urns in Centre of Formal Gardens of Somerleyton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.5208 / 52°31'14"N

Longitude: 1.6723 / 1°40'20"E

OS Eastings: 649229

OS Northings: 297769

OS Grid: TM492977

Mapcode National: GBR YSB.X7F

Mapcode Global: VHM66.XWYZ

Entry Name: Group of 4 Urns in Centre of Formal Gardens of Somerleyton Hall

Listing Date: 29 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031934

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282411

Location: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet, Waveney, Suffolk, NR32

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Somerleyton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TM 49 NE
4/60 Group of 4 urns in centre
of formal gardens of
Somerleyton Hall
Group of 4 identical urns. Circa 1850 by John Thomas for Sir Morton Peto.
Marble, on square stone bases; about 1.3m high. Each has 4 brackets with lion
heads. These urns were formerly on the periphery of the parterre and were
moved closer together when the formal gardens were re-arranged after World War
II. Listed for group value as part of the formal garden originally laid out
by Nesfield. Forms part of a garden included in the HBMC County Register of
Gardens at Grade II*.

Listing NGR: TM4922997769

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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