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OBELISK OPPOSITE SPEECH HOUSE HOTEL

List Entry Summary

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

Name: OBELISK OPPOSITE SPEECH HOUSE HOTEL

List entry Number: 1123697

Location

OBELISK OPPOSITE SPEECH HOUSE HOTEL, SPEECH HOUSE ROAD

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Cinderford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 354103

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SO 61 SW 9/33

CINDERFORD SPEECH HOUSE ROAD (north side) Obelisk opposite Speech House Hotel

II

Obelisk, probably C18, ashlar. Square base, about 1m high with plain plinth, two courses stone and plain flat top with chamfered underside. Small base and obelisk above restored 1957 (plaque on side) but base had survived on its own for many years previously. Inscription notes that it marks the traditional centre of the Forest of Dean (old photo in hotel).

Listing NGR: SO6200412167

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National Grid Reference: SO6200412167

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