OBELISK APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES EAST OF LEE BRIDGE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1056036
Date first listed:
28-Oct-1960
Date of most recent amendment:
16-Sep-1987
Statutory Address:
OBELISK APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES EAST OF LEE BRIDGE HOUSE, LEE BRIDGE

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Location

Statutory Address:
OBELISK APPROXIMATELY 25 METRES EAST OF LEE BRIDGE HOUSE, LEE BRIDGE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Moreton Corbet and Lee Brockhurst
National Grid Reference:
SJ 54871 26814

Details

LEE BROCKHURST C.P. LEE BRIDGE SJ 52 NW 11/8 Obelisk approx. - 25m east of Lee 28.10.60 Bridge House (formerly listed as Monument) GV II Shown on O.S. map as Monument. Obelisk. Dated 1812. Sandstone. Square section tapering to top with cavetto-moulded plinth and square base; formerly surmounted by ball finial. Inscription on plinth reads "The Tenantry of Besford and Lee-Bridge erected this obelisk as a token of esteem to their landlord Sir Andrew Vincent Corbet Bart. and to commemorate the coming of age of his eldest son Vincent Rowland Corbet Esq." A short verse below was illegible at time of resurvey (January 1986).

Listing NGR: SJ5487126814

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
260463
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 12 Oct 2002
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