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Stone Seat, with Parasol, in Chinese Garden

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

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Latitude: 52.8132 / 52°48'47"N

Longitude: -1.2724 / 1°16'20"W

OS Eastings: 449135

OS Northings: 324210

OS Grid: SK491242

Mapcode National: GBR 7HT.P3J

Mapcode Global: WHDHH.FK95

Plus Code: 9C4WRP7H+72

Entry Name: Stone Seat, with Parasol, in Chinese Garden

Listing Date: 16 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358263

Location: Whatton House, 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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Stone seat, with parasol,
in Chinese garden

Garden ornament. Late C19. Possibly of Chinese or Japanese origin. Carved
stone seat with curved back formed from the wings of 2 beasts. Foliage ornament
on front of seat. Blue-painted parasol above. Feature of Chinese garden laid
out by the first Lord Crawshaw c1890-1900.

Listing NGR: SK4913524210

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