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Serpent Vase 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: -1.2725 / 1°16'20"W

OS Eastings: 449132

OS Northings: 324208

OS Grid: SK491242

Mapcode National: GBR 7HT.P3J

Mapcode Global: WHDHH.FK96

Plus Code: 9C4WRP7H+72

Entry Name: Serpent Vase in Chinese Garden

Listing Date: 16 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064282

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358264

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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Serpent vase in Chinese

Garden ornament. Late C19. Of Chinese or Japanese origin. Bronze vase of
lotus shape, with a serpent entwined around it. On hexagonal stand of 3 tiers,
the lowest tier with mask heads at each corner. Hexagonal stone plinth, part
smoothly dressed, part rough-hewn. One of a series of ornaments collected for
the garden by the first Lord Crawshaw c1890-1900.

Listing NGR: SK4913224208

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