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Statue of Napoleon, 5 Metres from South East Corner of Adlington Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Adlington, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3209 / 53°19'15"N

Longitude: -2.1441 / 2°8'38"W

OS Eastings: 390495

OS Northings: 380449

OS Grid: SJ904804

Mapcode National: GBR FZG1.L8

Mapcode Global: WHBB9.1S8H

Entry Name: Statue of Napoleon, 5 Metres from South East Corner of Adlington Hall

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58190

Location: Adlington, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Adlington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(South Side)

3/24 Statue of Napoleon, 5m
from south east corner
of Adlington Hall.


Statue of Napoleon: dated 1837 by George Turner for Mrs Erskine but
moved from north front to here in 1929. Ashlar buff sandstone. Low
square pier carved to look like masonry has a moulded band above which
is a block with raised panels reading "Napoleon, This statue done in
stone taken from the quarry at Styperson was presented to the
Hon Mrs Erskine May 28th 1837 by George Turner, the Sculptor". On top
is a standing figure of Napoleon, hand in tunic.
Mrs Erskine was the remarried widow of Thomas Legh VI.

Listing NGR: SJ9049580449

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

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