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Latitude: 51.8881 / 51°53'17"N
Longitude: -1.4347 / 1°26'5"W
OS Eastings: 439000
OS Northings: 221209
OS Grid: SP390212
Mapcode National: GBR 6TH.Q27
Mapcode Global: VHBZJ.2SWZ
Entry Name: Steps and Flanking Statuary Approximately 20 Metres North West of Ditchley House
Listing Date: 30 August 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1262763
English Heritage Legacy ID: 434122
Location: Spelsbury, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Spelsbury
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Spelsbury
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SPELSBURY DITCHLEY PARK
8/168, 18/168 Steps and flanking statuary
approx. 20m NW of Ditchley
Terrace steps and statuary. Circa 1935 by Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe for Ronald and
Nancy Tree. Limestone ashlar. A broad flight of 3 steps, leading from the garden
front of Ditchley House (q.v.) to the grass terrace created by Jellicoe, is'
flanked by large statues of recumbent lions on ashlar pedestals. The lions are
said to have been brought from Italy.
(Ditchley Park is included in the English Heritage Historic Gardens Register at
Listing NGR: SP3900021209
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