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Statue Group in Forecourt of Dorfold Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Acton, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0687 / 53°4'7"N

Longitude: -2.5452 / 2°32'42"W

OS Eastings: 363565

OS Northings: 352526

OS Grid: SJ635525

Mapcode National: GBR 7S.BL89

Mapcode Global: WH9B9.W458

Entry Name: Statue Group in Forecourt of Dorfold Hall

Listing Date: 4 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56921

Location: Acton, Cheshire East, CW5

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Acton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Acton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

ACTON C.P. DORFOLD PARK
SJ 65 SW
Statue group in
4/9
forecourt of Dorfold
- Hall
GV
II

Large iron dog, with three puppies and feeding bowl, on raised stone
base, circa 1862 (Hall visitor information leaflet). Larger than
life-sized female dog, with section of chain hanging from neck,
standing, in defiant attitude, over three puppies with one of her feet
upsetting a feeding bowl. The group are in their natural oxidized
iron colour and are linked by a thin metal base plate. A
two-step-high oval stone base supports the group.

Listing NGR: SJ6356552526

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

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