OBELISK MARKING CITY BOUNDARY ON SOUTH SIDE OF ROAD

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1064637
Date first listed:
05-Jun-1972
Date of most recent amendment:
01-Feb-1999
Statutory Address:
OBELISK MARKING CITY BOUNDARY ON SOUTH SIDE OF ROAD, HIGH HOLBORN

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Location

Statutory Address:
OBELISK MARKING CITY BOUNDARY ON SOUTH SIDE OF ROAD, HIGH HOLBORN

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
City and County of the City of London (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 31145 81597

Details

TQ31SINW HIGH HOLBORN 627-0/1/3 (South side) 05/06/72 Obelisk marking city boundary on South side of road (Formerly listed as: CAMDEN HIGH HOLBORN 2 Obelisks marking city boundary on each side of roadway) (Formerly Listed as: HIGH HOLBORN Pair of obelisks marking the boundary of the City of London) GV II

Obelisk marking City boundary on south side of roadway. Mid C19. Granite. Formerly surmounted by lantern, now with gilded Griffin. Forms a pair with an, identical obelisk on the north side of the roadway in the LB of Camden. Both obelisks were originally listed in the City of London on 05/06/72 and also included in the Camden list of 14/05/74. Following boundary changes of 1 April 1994 the northern obelisk is within the LB of Camden and the southern obelisk in the City of London.



Listing NGR: TQ3114981618

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
199512
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: 01 Apr 2005
Reference: IOE01/14023/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Anthony Rau. Source Historic England Archive
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