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Statue of Girl with Birds Nest and Pedestal Approximately 30 Metres East of the Priory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0146 / 54°0'52"N

Longitude: -1.2201 / 1°13'12"W

OS Eastings: 451205

OS Northings: 457898

OS Grid: SE512578

Mapcode National: GBR MQX0.NM

Mapcode Global: WHD9Q.7C86

Entry Name: Statue of Girl with Birds Nest and Pedestal Approximately 30 Metres East of the Priory

Listing Date: 27 August 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150345

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331673

Location: Nun Monkton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, YO26

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Nun Monkton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

(east end)

2/31 Statue of Girl with
Bird's Nest and pedestal
approximately 30 metres
east of The Priory


Statue of Girl with Bird's Nest and pedestal. Early C18, restored c1985.
Sculptor unknown. Restoration by Andrew Naylor. Lead statue, ashlar
pedestal. Overall height approximately 2.70 metres, with lifesize statue.
Rectangular pedestal with moulded base and cornice carries figure of girl in
bodiced dress holding a bird's nest. Not in original position. One of a
group of early C18 lead statues.

Listing NGR: SE5120557898

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

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