3 OBELISKS WITHIN THE GARDENS OF EDGEMOOR (EDGEMOOR NOT INCLUDED)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1259416
Date first listed:
31-Jan-1997
Statutory Address:
3 OBELISKS WITHIN THE GARDENS OF EDGEMOOR (EDGEMOOR NOT INCLUDED), BISHOPS LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
3 OBELISKS WITHIN THE GARDENS OF EDGEMOOR (EDGEMOOR NOT INCLUDED), BISHOPS LANE

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

County:
Derbyshire
District:
High Peak (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 03548 73512

Details

BUXTON

SK07SW BISHOP'S LANE, Burbage 616-1/1/89 (West side) 3 obelisks within the gardens of Edgemoor (Edgemoor not included)

II

Three obelisks. One is to South West of the lake, one to the field behind and one is to rear of the house. c1788 designed to hold 3 lamps to light John Carr's Crescent and originally situated at the foot of The Slopes. The lamps were replaced C19 and the obelisks moved in 1818. Limestone. Tapering octagonal shaft with moulded spreading base upon octagonal square cut plinth with 3 recessed panels. The squared stone base to ground has chamfered corners. Approximately 4m high. (Hall I: Georgian Buxton: Chapel-en-le-Frith: 1984-: 25).



Listing NGR: SK0354873512

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
462920
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Hall, I , Georgian Buxton, (1984), 25

Legal

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

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Date: 17 Oct 2003
Reference: IOE01/11418/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ken Bourne. Source Historic England Archive
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