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Carving on Lawn in Front of Holly-Hedge House

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackheath, London

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Latitude: 51.4703 / 51°28'13"N

Longitude: -0.0055 / 0°0'19"W

OS Eastings: 538624

OS Northings: 176478

OS Grid: TQ386764

Mapcode National: GBR L2.386

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.V9FQ

Entry Name: Carving on Lawn in Front of Holly-Hedge House

Listing Date: 12 March 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203426

Location: Lewisham, London, SE3

County: London

District: Lewisham

Electoral Ward/Division: Blackheath

Built-Up Area: Lewisham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Blackheath The Ascension

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

4424 (East Side)
Carving on lawn in front
of Holly-Hedge House
TQ 3876 9/259


Early C19 Heroic sized stone carving of front end of lion. Traces
of polychrome paint. Lion holds tablet inscribed "NELSON CXXII BATTLES,"
and rests on vermiculate square plinth.

Listing NGR: TQ3862476478

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

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