PAGODA AND GODDESS IN CHINESE GARDEN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1064279

Date first listed: 16-Jan-1989

Statutory Address: PAGODA AND GODDESS IN CHINESE GARDEN

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Location

Statutory Address: PAGODA AND GODDESS IN CHINESE GARDEN

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

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire (District Authority)

Parish: Long Whatton and Diseworth

National Grid Reference: SK 49148 24206

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History

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Details

LONG WHATTON WHATTON HOUSE GROUNDS SK 42 SE 5/213 Pagoda and Goddess in Chinese garden GV II

Garden ornament, with statue of goddess in a pagoda. Late C19. STATUE is of Chinese or Japanese origin, made of bronze, and depicts a standing goddess with a small figure of a Buddha on her headdress. Statue has a 3-legged stand. PAGODA is of wood, tile-hung on the outside with internal decoration of patterned wooden strips. Tented pantile roof on scrolled wrought iron trusses. Part of the Chinese garden laid out by the first Lord Crawshaw, c1890-1900. (Country Life, February 21st 1985, p.456-7)

Listing NGR: SK4914824206

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 358259

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 21 February, (1985), 456-7
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 26 Leicestershire,

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