PAIR OF BUDDHIST MEMORIAL LAMPS IN CHINESE GARDEN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1359356
Date first listed:
16-Jan-1989
Statutory Address:
PAIR OF BUDDHIST MEMORIAL LAMPS IN CHINESE GARDEN

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Location

Statutory Address:
PAIR OF BUDDHIST MEMORIAL LAMPS 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 49117 24211

Details

LONG WHATTON WHATTON HOUSE GROUNDS SK 42 SE 5/220 Pair of Buddhist Memorial Lamps in Chinese garden GV II

Pair of Buddhist memorial lamps, used as a garden ornament. Late C19. Of Chinese or Japanese origin. Bronze. Each lamp has a post composed of 4 stakes bound by ivy trails, supporting a square lantern with pyramid roof of imitation straw. Sides of lanterns have pierced metal grilles, each lantern with crescent moon to one side. East lamp has owl finial. Feature of Chinese garden laid out by the first Lord Crawshaw c189O-1900.

Listing NGR: SK4911724211

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
358266
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 26 Leicestershire,

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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