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2 Statues on Terraces 100 Metres to South of Newton Ferrers House

A Grade II* Listed Building in St. Mellion, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.469 / 50°28'8"N

Longitude: -4.3313 / 4°19'52"W

OS Eastings: 234651

OS Northings: 65833

OS Grid: SX346658

Mapcode National: GBR NM.MWSS

Mapcode Global: FRA 17TT.8F2

Entry Name: 2 Statues on Terraces 100 Metres to South of Newton Ferrers House

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137482

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61418

Location: St. Mellion, Cornwall, PL17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Mellion

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mellion

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 36 NW
7/253 2 statues on terraces lOOm to south
of Newton Ferrers House

Statuary. Probably C18. 2 lead figures on tall Portland stone plinths, classically
dressed in Roman panoply. 1 figure is possibly about to throw a spear, the other
about to draw his sword.
Illustrated in 'Newton Ferrers, the seat of Sir Robert Abdy, B.T' Christopher Hussey.
Country Life December 17, 1938. Figures 4, 5 and 6.
N. Pevsner and E. Radcliffe The Buildings of England, Cornwall 2nd edition, 1970.

Listing NGR: SX3465165833

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