This very rare and extraordinary carved stone gargoyle dates back to the medieval period.
It would have been designed both as a symbolic and practical protector of a building, funnelling away rainwater. So the back of the piece has a carved gully.
Height: 83cm (32.5in)
Width: 45cm (17.75in)
Depth: 51cm (20in)
The early 19thC carved stone pedestal is available separately (£3500) and measures:-
Height: 1.02m (40in)
Width: 56cm (22in)
Depth: 56cm (22in)