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Cock and Hen in Chinese Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Whatton and Diseworth, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8132 / 52°48'47"N

Longitude: -1.272 / 1°16'19"W

OS Eastings: 449162

OS Northings: 324211

OS Grid: SK491242

Mapcode National: GBR 7HT.P6T

Mapcode Global: WHDHH.FKH5

Entry Name: Cock and Hen in Chinese Garden

Listing Date: 16 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064275

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358253

Location: Long Whatton and Diseworth, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE12

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Long Whatton and Diseworth

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Long Whatton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

LONG WHATTON WHATTON HOUSE GROUNDS
SK 42 SE
5/207 Cock and Hen in Chinese
garden
GV II

Ornamental garden sculpture in form of a cock perched on a tree trunk above a
hen sitting on a nest. Late C19. Bronze. Cock has very fine long tail
feathers. One of a series of Chinese or Japanese sculptures collected for the
garden by the first Lord Crawshaw c1890-1900.


Listing NGR: SK4916224211

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