Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1131777

Date first listed: 08-Apr-1987

Statutory Address: CAVENDISH MEMORIAL, B 6160


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Statutory Address: CAVENDISH MEMORIAL, B 6160

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven (District Authority)

Parish: Bolton Abbey


National Grid Reference: SE 07501 54479


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BOLTON ABBEY B 6160 SE 05 SE (east side)

8/72 Cavendish Memorial


Memorial with a fountain. Dated 1886. Ashlar. Hexagonal in plan. 4 steps to plinth, at each corner offset gableted buttresses rising above the parapets. Frieze below eaves bearing inscription 'This fountain was erected by electors of the West Riding as a tribute to his memory, Frederick Charles Cavendish Born November XXX. MDCCCXXXVI. Died May VI. MDCCCLXXXII'. Below between buttresses pointed arches on banded half-shafts with ogee headed hoodmoulds. In the centre of base a fountain. At frieze level there is a gargoyle to each buttress. Above frieze an embattled parapet with blank cusped pointed-arched arcading. Central coat of arms to each side. Above an open ogee lantern, with a crocketed pinnacle on open gableted arches above the lantern.

Listing NGR: SE0750354484


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Legacy System number: 323726

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