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STATUE OF FAME IN CUPOLA, AT SOUTH END OF PARTERRE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: STATUE OF FAME IN CUPOLA, AT SOUTH END OF PARTERRE

List entry Number: 1023842

Location

STATUE OF FAME IN CUPOLA, AT SOUTH END OF PARTERRE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Odstock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 28-Mar-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 319524

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History

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Details

SU 12 NE ODSTOCK LONGFORD PARK

5/143 Statue of Fame in cupola, at south end of parterre (q.v.)

GV II*

Statue of Fame under cupola. Fame by J. M. Rysbrack, 1767 and cupola by William Privett of Chilmark, 1759. Lead statue, limestone cupola. Slightly less-than-lifesize statue is beautifully executed, stands on 3-step plinth. 4 Ionic columns support corniced square roof with vase urn. (R. Gunnis, Dictionary of British Sculptors, 1964, p311).

Listing NGR: SU1713626567

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Gunnis, R, Dictionary of British Sculptors 1660-1851, (1953)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 46 Wiltshire,

National Grid Reference: SU 17136 26567

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