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Egyptian Statue Behind the Dukes Greenhouse 9 Metres from the Corner

A Grade I Listed Building in Chatsworth, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.228 / 53°13'40"N

Longitude: -1.6099 / 1°36'35"W

OS Eastings: 426140

OS Northings: 370182

OS Grid: SK261701

Mapcode National: GBR 57P.MSD

Mapcode Global: WHCD8.74N4

Entry Name: Egyptian Statue Behind the Dukes Greenhouse 9 Metres from the Corner

Listing Date: 19 June 1987

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334742

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81634

Location: Chatsworth, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Chatsworth

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 2670
Egyptian Statue behind
the Duke's Greenhouse
9m from the corner
Statue, c1570-1304 BC. Egyptian, collected by the Sixth Duke of
Devonshire and brought to Chatsworth in the early C19. Granite.
Seated female figure with lions head, set on a granite seat
inscribed with hyragliphic panels. Said to be the Goddess
Sekhmet from the Temple of Mut at Karnak. XVIIIth dynasty. The
Gardens and Park are included on the Gardens Register at Grade

Listing NGR: SK2614070182

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

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