THE LANSDOWNE MONUMENT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1253569

Date first listed: 31-Jul-1986

Statutory Address: THE LANSDOWNE MONUMENT

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE LANSDOWNE MONUMENT

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

District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Calne Without

National Grid Reference: SU 04774 69309

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History

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Details

SU 06 NW CALNE WITHOUT CHERHILL DOWN

6/39 The Lansdowne Monument

II*

Obelisk, 1845 by Sir Charles Barry for 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne in memory of Sir William Petty (1623-87), statistician and economist, ancestor of the Petty-Fitzmaurice family. Rubble stone with ashlar dressings, monumental scale. Three high steps, mostly collapsed, plinth, pedestal and main shaft with moulded base splayed in from pedestal. 125' over-all, erected at a cost of ?1,359. No inscription. A landmark for miles around.



Listing NGR: SU0477469309

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 436611

Legacy System: LBS

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