17th Century English Carved Stone Horse & Unicorn

GBP 7,475.00

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Object Description

Dating from the 17th century, these English carved stone horse and unicorn statues are architectural fragments from history. Over 350 years old, they likely once served as decorative features of 17th century exterior architecture, now mounted onto contemporary metal stands for display. Though the unicorn horn has been lost over the centuries, both horse and unicorn remain intact, showcasing recognisable details in the warm honey coloured limestone.

Additional Dimensions
Each approx. H61.5 x W36 x D29 cm
Without stand, largest stone is H55 x W36 x D11 cm
Base ΓΈ: 29 cm

Object Condition

Good structural condition. Weathered. Chips and losses. Unicorn horn loss. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor Losses, scuffs, and scratches.

Object Details

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    W:36 x H:61.5 x D:29 centimeters
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Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44(0) 1981 541 155

Dealer Location


From the M50 / Ross-on-Wye
At the end of the M50 take the A40 towards Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth. Take the A49 Hereford Road (third roundabout after leaving the M50) Ignore the first two signposts for Wormelow, Stay on the A49 for approximately nine miles take the next left turn after passing the Pilgrim Hotel, singed A466 Wormelow. Follow the road for approximately 400 meters. We are located on the right hand side, the site is called; Grove Farm / The Grove.

From A49 Hereford
Follow the A49 south from Hereford for approximately five miles. After the uphill section at the Callow there is a layby on your right followed by one on your left. Take the next right turn onto the A466 singed Wormelow / Monmouth, Follow the road for approximately 400 meters. We are located on the right hand side on Grove Farm / The Grove.

UK Heritage
Grove Barn
United Kingdom

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