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Latitude: 52.3095 / 52°18'34"N
Longitude: -1.1605 / 1°9'37"W
OS Eastings: 457334
OS Northings: 268258
OS Grid: SP573682
Mapcode National: GBR 8RH.1G6
Mapcode Global: VHCV5.T6WX
Plus Code: 9C4W8R5Q+QR
Entry Name: Statue of Summer Approximately 5 Metres South West of Manor House
Listing Date: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1298854
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360921
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)
17/27 Statue of "Summer" approx. 5m.
SW of Manor House
Statue. Early C18. Limestone. Female figure with a cornucopia of fruit
representing "Summer". Moulded ironstone plinth. Badly eroded. Part of a group
of statues of "The Seasons" with a central figure of "Atlas" (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: SP5733468258
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