OBELISK ON THE WEST SIDE OF MOAT WOOD IN TRENT PARK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1358677
Date first listed:
31-Jan-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
10-Dec-1975
Statutory Address:
OBELISK ON THE WEST SIDE OF MOAT WOOD IN TRENT PARK, HADLEY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
OBELISK ON THE WEST SIDE OF MOAT WOOD IN TRENT PARK, HADLEY ROAD

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Enfield (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 28553 98050

Details

1. 4411 HADLEY ROAD (South Side) obelisk on the west side of Moat Wood in Trent Park

The map reference TW 29NE 19/122 shall be amended to read TQ 29NE 19/122

TW 29 NE 19/122

II

2. Very tall obelisk of dressed stones on square plinth. Dated 1702 with inscription: "To the memory of the birth of George Grey, Earl of Harold, son of Henry and Sophia, Duke and Duchess of Kent." Brought from Wrest Park in Bedfordshire.

The following should be added to the above description "The date of 1702, possibly added when the obelisk was moved to Trent Park, is incorrect. The Earl of Harold was born in 1733 and died in infancy. ------------------------------------------- 1. 4411 FERNY HILL (South Side) Obelisk near North-west angle of Trent Park TW 29 NE 19/122

II

2. Very tall obelisk of dressed stones on square plinth. Dated 1702 with inscription: "To the memory of the birth of George Grey, Earl of Harold, son of Henry and Sophia, Duke and Duchess of Kent." Brought from Wrest Park in Bedfordshire.

FERNY HILL (South Side) Obelisk near North-west angle of Trent Park shall be amended to read



Listing NGR: TQ2855398050

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
200608
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

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: 07 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/03697/11
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