This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ASTLEY C.P. ASTLEY SJ 51 NW 7/6 Monument to King George - IV approx. 30 metres to south of Astley House
Monument to King George IV. Circa 1830. Grey sandstone ashlar.
In a Gothic revival style. Square plan. Pedestal with quatrefoils to each face, and frieze and cornice, second stage with quatrefoils to each face, claw feet and crocketed Gothic arches above, and pierced top stage surmounted by a bust, presumably of the King. Information supplied by occupant of Astley House (q.v.) at time of survey (January 1987).
Listing NGR: SJ5279518609
© Mr Derek Taylor. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Taylor, Derek
Rights Holder: Taylor, Derek
Ashlar, Sandstone, Georgian Bust, Victorian Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Sculpture, Garden Ornament, Commemorative Monument, Commemorative