EAST FORMAL GARDEN, STATUE OF WRESTLERS IN SOUTH EAST CORNER

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1052915

Date first listed: 27-Jul-1988

Statutory Address: EAST FORMAL GARDEN, STATUE OF WRESTLERS IN SOUTH EAST CORNER

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Location

Statutory Address: EAST FORMAL GARDEN, STATUE OF WRESTLERS IN SOUTH EAST CORNER

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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Blenheim

National Grid Reference: SP4422916114

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BLENHEIM SP4416 8/9 East Formal Garden, statue of Wrestlers in SE corner GV II* Statue of wrestlers. c.1700, by M.Soldani. Bronze statue surmounts moulded limestone ashlar pedestal. Stands in SE corner of East Formal Gardens, designed by Achille Duchene for Ninth Duke of Marlborough. One of a set of four statues presented to the first Duke of Marlborough. Massimiliano Soldani was one of the foremost Florentine sculptors of his day. (Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I)

Listing NGR: SP4422916114

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 252991

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 34 Oxfordshire

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