OBELISK ABOUT 70 METRES SOUTH OF DILLINGTON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1308088
Date first listed:
29-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
OBELISK ABOUT 70 METRES SOUTH OF DILLINGTON HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
OBELISK ABOUT 70 METRES SOUTH OF DILLINGTON HOUSE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Whitelackington
National Grid Reference:
ST 36786 15459

Details

WHITELACKINGTON CP ST3615 DILLINGTON PARK

7/125 Obelisk, about 70 metres south of Dillington House -

GV II

Commemorative obelisk. Probably of circa 1840. Ham stone. Step base; moulded plinth, rectangular plan plain pedestal, the long faces recessed slightly towards corners, with carvings in these recesses; pedestal about one metre high, the obelisk another 2.5 metres high, having coat of arms carved on longer faces. Actual purpose unknown, but probably intended as a landscape feature for Dillington House (q.v.).

Listing NGR: ST3678615459

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
264048
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 28 Apr 2005
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