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Latitude: 52.3093 / 52°18'33"N
Longitude: -1.1605 / 1°9'37"W
OS Eastings: 457330
OS Northings: 268243
OS Grid: SP573682
Mapcode National: GBR 8RH.7F5
Mapcode Global: VHCV5.T7V0
Entry Name: Statue of Atlas Approximately 12 Metres South West of Manor House
Listing Date: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1187055
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360919
Location: Ashby St. Ledgers, Daventry, Northamptonshire, CV23
Civil Parish: Ashby St Ledgers
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Ashby St Ledgers The BVM and St Leodegarius
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
ASHBY ST.LEDGERS MAIN STREET
SP5768 (East side)
17/25 Statue of Atlas approx. 12m.
SW of Manor House
Statue. Early C18. Limestone. Crouching figure carrying globe, representing
"Atlas". Moulded ironstone plinth. Central figure of a group of statues
including "The Seasons" (q.v.) noted as having belonged to a formal garden
layout of c.1700 at the Manor House (q.v.).
(C. Hussey, Ashby St. Ledgers Manor House, Country Life, August 1951, p.496).
Listing NGR: SP5733068243
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