PAIR OF CRANES IN CHINESE GARDEN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1359395

Date first listed: 16-Jan-1989

Statutory Address: PAIR OF CRANES IN CHINESE GARDEN

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Location

Statutory Address: PAIR OF CRANES 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 49157 24209

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History

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Details

LONG WHATTON WHATTON HOUSE GROUNDS SK 42 SE 5/208 Pair of Cranes in Chinese garden GV II

Ornamental garden sculpture. Dated 1900 on plaque. Pair of bronze cranes, late C19, of Chinese or Japanese origin, on a rough stone base. Stone panel behind is inscribed: "In memory of Adam and Eve, Two old Cranes buried 1900". One of a series of sculptures collected for the garden by the first Lord Crawshaw c1890-1.900. (Illustrated in Country Life, February 21st 1985, p.457).

Listing NGR: SK4915724209

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 358254

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 21 February, (1985), 457
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 26 Leicestershire,

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