OBELISK ON WEATHERBURY CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1305028
Date first listed:
10-Oct-1985
Statutory Address:
OBELISK ON WEATHERBURY CASTLE

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Location

Statutory Address:
OBELISK ON WEATHERBURY CASTLE

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

County:
Dorset
District:
North Dorset (District Authority)
Parish:
Milborne St. Andrew
National Grid Reference:
SY 80696 96269

Details

MILBORNE SAINT ANDREW SY 89 NW WEATHERBURY CASTLE

6/75A Obelisk on Weatherbury Castle

II

Obelisk. Erected 1761 by Edmund Morton Pleydell. Brick structure with ashlar dressings. Rectangular plinth with stone quoins and moulded capping. Tapering square shaft with splayed stone cap with bowl finial. Stone on plinth inscribed EMP 1761. Sited in the centre of Weatherby Castle, a scheduled Ancient Monument - M91, but apparently not covered by the scheduling - (HBMC). RCHM Monument 2. (Dorset. Vol.III)

Listing NGR: SY8069696269

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
103491
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970)

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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