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Latitude: 52.8198 / 52°49'11"N
Longitude: -1.4199 / 1°25'11"W
OS Eastings: 439190
OS Northings: 324849
OS Grid: SK391248
Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.7TB
Mapcode Global: WHDHF.5D34
Entry Name: Pedestal with Vase to South West of Fountain Pond in Melbourne Hall Garden
Listing Date: 10 November 1967
Last Amended: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1096378
English Heritage Legacy ID: 83067
Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73
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
SK 38/3925 PARISH OF MELBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE
6/83 (East Side)
10.11.67 Pedestal with Vase to
South-West of Fountain
Pond in Melbourne Hall
Garden (formerly listed
as 'Pedestal with stone
vase in grounds of
Pedestal with vase. Early C18 vase, probably by Samuel Watson.
Erected as part of a French style garden designed by Royal
Gardeners to Queen Anne, London and Wise, for Thomas Coke of
Melbourne Hall, with work carried out by William Cooke of
Walcot. Stone. Panelled pedestal with moulded base and cornice
on stepped, square plinth. Vase to top is ovoid with reeded
sides and with a wide lip to top. Encircling the thin neck of
the vase is a garland of ivy. The moulded lid to top is later,
probably early C19. Included in the Derbyshire Historic Gardens
Register at Grade I. See item 6/63 for sources.
Listing NGR: SK3919024849
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