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Urn to East End of Yew Tunnel in Melbourne Hall Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbourne, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.8205 / 52°49'13"N

Longitude: -1.42 / 1°25'11"W

OS Eastings: 439183

OS Northings: 324933

OS Grid: SK391249

Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.1V4

Mapcode Global: WHDHF.5C2K

Entry Name: Urn to East End of Yew Tunnel in Melbourne Hall Gardens

Listing Date: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096376

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83065

Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Melbourne

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Melbourne St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

6/80 (East Side)
Urn to East End of Yew
Tunnel in Melbourne Hall
Pedestal with urn. 1845. Stone. Plain pedestal with moulded
base and top, over square plinth, with plain urn above. The-urn
is cup-shaped, narrowing to a thin neck with wide lip over and
has straight handles with scrolled tops to either side and also
a small plain lid. West side of the pedestal is inscribed
'Myrtle MDCCCXLV'. A later addition to the early C18 gardens
designed by Royal Gardeners to Queen Anne, London and Wise, for
Thomas Coke of Melbourne Hall which is included in the
Derbyshire Historic Gardens Register at Grade I. See item 6/63
for sources.

Listing NGR: SK3918324933

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

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