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Statue of Shepherd Boy and Pedestal

A Grade II Listed Building in Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.121 / 54°7'15"N

Longitude: -0.9081 / 0°54'29"W

OS Eastings: 471465

OS Northings: 470007

OS Grid: SE714700

Mapcode National: GBR QN3S.6H

Mapcode Global: WHFBF.0PV4

Entry Name: Statue of Shepherd Boy and Pedestal

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149005

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328991

Location: Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Henderskelfe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bulmer St Martin

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 7170
(north side, off)
Castle Howard
11/35 Statue of shepherd boy
and pedestal
Statue of a shepherd boy and the pedestal on which it stands. Early - mid
C18. Lead statue on stone pedestal. Approximately 3.5 metres in height.
Slender pedestal with moulded base and cornice. Figure of rustic shepherd
boy in C18 dress leaning on a tree stump. The dog and flute usually
associated with this model are missing but dowels in the pedestal indicate
the former position of the dog. This is the only lead statue with a non-
classical prototype in the Castle Howard collection. HBMC, Register of
Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 32, North
Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.

Listing NGR: SE7146570007

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

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