OBELISK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1352783
Date first listed:
28-Sep-1987
Statutory Address:
OBELISK, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
OBELISK, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Surrey
District:
Waverley (District Authority)
Parish:
Cranleigh
National Grid Reference:
TQ 06069 39031

Details

TQ 03NE CRANLEIGH C.P. HIGH STREET (At Junction with Ewhurst Road)

6/74 Obelisk

II

Obelisk. Erected in 1794 by Dr. Jacob Ellery to commemorate the opening of the turnpike road through Cranleigh from Guildford to Horsham. Sandstone block step plinth with tooled ashlar pedestal above. Octagonal plan obelisk above, cement rendered, and rising to approx 20' high. Cast iron plates manufactured by J. Champion of Cranleigh, fixed to north and south sides, giving mileages to adjoining towns and villages.



Listing NGR: TQ0606939031

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
291713
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 May 2004
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