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Statue of Autumn Approximately 15 Metres South West of Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashby St Ledgers, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3094 / 52°18'33"N

Longitude: -1.1607 / 1°9'38"W

OS Eastings: 457318

OS Northings: 268253

OS Grid: SP573682

Mapcode National: GBR 8RH.1D1

Mapcode Global: VHCV5.T6RY

Entry Name: Statue of Autumn Approximately 15 Metres South West of Manor House

Listing Date: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342998

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360922

Location: Ashby St. Ledgers, Daventry, Northamptonshire, CV23

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

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

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Listing Text

ASHBY ST.LEDGERS MAIN STREET
SP5768 (East side)
17/28 Statue of "Autumn" approx.
15m. SW of Manor House
GV II

Statue. Early C18. Limestone. Figure of Bacchus with a bunch of grapes
representing "Autumn". Moulded ironstone plinth. 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: SP5731868253

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