OBELISK MARKING CITY BOUNDARY ON NORTH SIDE OF ROADWAY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1378895
Date first listed:
05-Jun-1972
Date of most recent amendment:
11-Jan-1999
Statutory Address:
OBELISK MARKING CITY BOUNDARY ON NORTH SIDE OF ROADWAY, HIGH HOLBORN

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Location

Statutory Address:
OBELISK MARKING CITY BOUNDARY ON NORTH SIDE OF ROADWAY, HIGH HOLBORN

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Camden (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 31149 81617

Details

CAMDEN

TQ3181NW HIGH HOLBORN 798-1/102/841 (North side) 05/06/72 Obelisk marking City boundary on north side of roadway (Formerly Listed as: HIGH HOLBORN 2 obelisks marking City boundary on each side of roadway) (Formerly Listed as: CITY OF LONDON HOLBORN Pair of Obelisks marking boundary of City of London)

GV II

Obelisk marking City boundary on north side of roadway. Mid C19. Granite. Formerly surmounted by lantern, now replaced by gilded griffin. Forms a pair with an identical obelisk on the south side of the road which is within the City of London. Both of the obelisks were listed in the City of London on 05/06/72 and later included in the LB of Camden list on 14/05/74. Following boundary changes on 1 April 1994, this northernmost obelisk is now situated in the LB of Camden and the southernmost obelisk in the City of London.





Listing NGR: TQ3114981618

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
478256
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.

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Date: 08 Aug 2004
Reference: IOE01/12778/32
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