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Holt - I

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Type: Foliage spewer, beast-head
Location: Church of St Katherine
OS GR: ST 861616
Period: Late Victorian (1891)
Medium: Stone
Foliage: Stylised
Mood: Leonine, quirky
Description

Holt's late-Victorian church, designed by C.E. Ponting in the Gothic style, has two green men.  This second one is on the south side of the church exterior, over a down-pipe.  It is a beast-head, perhaps a lion or other large cat, spewing foliage.

Also at Holt

  • A foliate head on the north exterior

Design by Black Cat Folklore
Page created on 15 July 2007.  Last updated on
15 July 2007