This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TL 0913 3537 SILSOE WREST PARK 13/171 Statue approx. 10 metres ESE of fountain
Statue, one of a group of 8 surrounding fountain 200 metres S of house.
Probably c.1835 for Thomas Philip 2nd Earl de Grey. Marble figure on stone plinth, approximately 2.5 metres high in total. Partially draped female figure with wreath of lilies to hair, small bird on L shoulder and wreath of lilies in R hand. Thought to represent Iris.
Listing NGR: TL0912635371
© Mr Derek E. Wharton. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Wharton, Derek E.
Rights Holder: Wharton, Derek E.
Marble, Stone, Georgian Statue, Victorian Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Sculpture, Garden Ornament, Street Furniture