GROUP OF 4 URNS AROUND SUNDIAL IN FORMAL GARDENS OF SOMERLEYTON HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1352663
Date first listed:
29-Jan-1987
Statutory Address:
GROUP OF 4 URNS AROUND SUNDIAL IN FORMAL GARDENS OF SOMERLEYTON HALL

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Location

Statutory Address:
GROUP OF 4 URNS AROUND SUNDIAL IN FORMAL GARDENS OF SOMERLEYTON HALL

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Waveney (District Authority)
Parish:
Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet
National Grid Reference:
TM 49199 97746

Details

SOMERLEYTON SOMERLEYTON PARK TM 49 NE 4/59 Group of 4 urns around sundial in formal gardens of Somerleyton Hall GV II Group of 4 identical urns in a square around the sundial (q.v.). Circa 1850 by John Thomas for Sir Morton Peto. These urns are shown in their present position on Nesfield's 'Plan of Details for the Enlargement of the West Parterre' dated October 1850. Marble, the sides of the rims sculptured with a foliage band and 8 lion heads against raised semi-circular lugs. Listed for group value as part of the formal garden originally laid out by Nesfield. Forms part of a garden included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade II*.

Listing NGR: TM4919997746

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
282410
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 39 Suffolk,

Legal

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

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