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Statue of Horse and Dragon

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratfield Saye, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.3492 / 51°20'56"N

Longitude: -0.9965 / 0°59'47"W

OS Eastings: 469983

OS Northings: 161597

OS Grid: SU699615

Mapcode National: GBR B5N.6XB

Mapcode Global: VHDXC.PC12

Entry Name: Statue of Horse and Dragon

Listing Date: 17 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1092774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 139113

Location: Stratfield Saye, Basingstoke and Deane, Hampshire, RG7

County: Hampshire

District: Basingstoke and Deane

Civil Parish: Stratfield Saye

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Stratfield Saye with Hartley Wespall with Stratfield Turgis

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

Statue of Horse and


Pre-1830. Part of a commission given by George IV to Matthew Cotes Wyatt, for a
sculpture of St George. The work did not progress beyond this house, representing a horse and dragon. It was acquired by the second Duke of Wellington in 1865, for Apsley House, London, and was brought to Stratfield Saye in 1950.

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

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