PELHAMS PILLAR CABOURNE HIGH WOOD

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1359765

Date first listed: 01-Nov-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Dec-1984

Statutory Address: PELHAMS PILLAR CABOURNE HIGH WOOD, HIGH STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of PELHAMS PILLAR CABOURNE HIGH WOOD
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1359765 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 16-Nov-2018 at 05:07:55.

Location

Statutory Address: PELHAMS PILLAR CABOURNE HIGH WOOD, HIGH STREET

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

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey (District Authority)

Parish: Cabourne

National Grid Reference: TA 12896 03684

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

TA 10 SW CABOURNE HIGH STREET (east side)

1/4 Pelham's Pillar Cabourne High Wood 1.11.66. (formerly listed as Pelham's II Pillar Brocklesby Park)

Tower. Eye-catcher. 1840-9 by E. J. Willson. Limestone ashlar exterior, cream brick interior, fish-scale tiled square dome with urn finial. 3 steps lead up to tall 3 stepped base with roll moulding above. On north-east side a sleeping lion and a waking lion on high pediments flank a flight of 9 steps that lead up to a 4 pannelled door with a lugged architrave. Plaque above door commemorates Charles Anderson Pelham, Lord Marborough who planted 12,532,700 trees in Cabourne High Wood between 1787 and 1828. Also relates that the pillar was built 1840-9. Above base rectangular tower rises 128 feet with 8 slit lights in both the north-east and south-east sides, and 9 in north-west and south- west sides. Top tapers to Roman Doric capital with a square turret above with arched window with mock balustrades and wreathed oculus above, on each face.



Listing NGR: TA1289603684

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 196359

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing