OBELISK 150 YARDS NORTH WEST OF THORNHILL HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1153168

Date first listed: 04-Oct-1960

Statutory Address: OBELISK 150 YARDS NORTH WEST OF THORNHILL HOUSE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: OBELISK 150 YARDS NORTH WEST OF THORNHILL HOUSE

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

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset (District Authority)

Parish: Stalbridge

National Grid Reference: ST 73812 15476

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

ST 71 NW STALBRIDGE THORNHILL 1/58 Obelisk 150 yds north west of 4.10.60 Thornhill House

II

Obelisk, dated 1727, by Thornhill. Ashlar. 4 sided on a stepped pedestal with a moulded cornice. Latin inscription on the north side. Surrounded by spiked iron railings. Erected in honour of George II and Queen Caroline. It was destroyed in a gale in 1836 and rebuilt later. 'RCHM, Dorset, Vol III', HMSO 1970, p250 no.3.

Listing NGR: ST7381215476

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 102373

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970), 250

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