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Statue of Bacchus Approximately 25 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lowick, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.4104 / 52°24'37"N

Longitude: -0.5852 / 0°35'6"W

OS Eastings: 496332

OS Northings: 280100

OS Grid: SP963801

Mapcode National: GBR DX6.WBS

Mapcode Global: VHFNT.SPZ0

Entry Name: Statue of Bacchus Approximately 25 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House

Listing Date: 31 July 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232522

Location: Lowick, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Lowick

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Lowick St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


12/88 Statue of Bacchus approx. 25m.
E of E front of Drayton House


Statue of Bacchus. c.1718 by J. Van Nost for Sir John Germain. Lead statue on
ashlar plinth. Originally supplied, with statue of Flora and other items at a
cost of 40 pounds, to form part of main parterre. Forms pair with Statue of
Flora approximately 25 metres east of east front of Drayton House (q.v.).
(Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I.
Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p.1216; Buildings of England:
Northamptonshire, p.189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).

Listing NGR: SP9633280100

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