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Latitude: 52.7527 / 52°45'9"N
Longitude: -1.4212 / 1°25'16"W
OS Eastings: 439164
OS Northings: 317383
OS Grid: SK391173
Mapcode National: GBR 6H2.FHJ
Mapcode Global: WHDHT.42JK
Entry Name: Coleorton Hall Sir Joshua Reynolds Memorial and Bust Capped Piers Opposite
Listing Date: 24 November 1965
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073573
English Heritage Legacy ID: 187771
Location: Coleorton, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE67
District: North West Leicestershire
Civil Parish: Coleorton
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Coleorton St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 31 NE COLEORTON ASHBY ROAD
3/3 Coleorton Hall :
24.11.65 Sir Joshua Reynolds
memorial and bust capped
Early C19. Plain square funeral urn with eared corners on 3 steps. Carries
inscription in memory of Reynolds by Wordsworth. Facing the memorial down a
lime avenue lined with decorative cobble and brickwork is a pair of piers
capped by busts of Michaelangelo and Raphael. This urn and grave were later
painted by Constable.
Listing NGR: SK3916417383
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