OBELISK 500 METRES NORTH EAST OF ENCOMBE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1120224

Date first listed: 10-Mar-1986

Statutory Address: OBELISK 500 METRES NORTH EAST OF ENCOMBE HOUSE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: OBELISK 500 METRES NORTH EAST OF ENCOMBE HOUSE

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

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck (District Authority)

Parish: Corfe Castle

National Grid Reference: SY 94771 79022

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

CORFE CASTLE ENCOMBE SY 97 NW 4/91 Obelisk 550m north-east of Encombe House - II Monument. Erected 1835. Stone tapered obelisk, square on plan with pyramidal top, on a square base of 2 stages. Inscription states that it was put up "in honour of Sir William Scott, created Baron Stowell". Prominent on the hill in views from the house. (RCHM, Monument 11. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9477179022

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 109243

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset II South East, (1970)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 12 Dorset,

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