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Two Monoliths Circa 30 Metres North of Prescott House, Prescott

Description: Two Monoliths Circa 30 Metres North of Prescott House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135239

OS Grid Reference: SO9832429287
OS Grid Coordinates: 398324, 229287
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9621, -2.0258

Location: Prescott, Gloucestershire GL52 9RD

Locality: Prescott
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL52 9RD

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Listing Text


8/145 Two monoliths c30m north of
Prescott House


Two monoliths. Limestone. Set c8m apart. Each stone is c2m in
height, 0.5m wide and tapers towards the top. The stones are said
to have come from the Belas Knap chambered tomb and to mark the
graves of Lord Ellenborough's two Indian concubines who lived in
Prescott House (q.v. monument to Lord Ellenborough Oxenton Church
and The De la Bere Hotel).

Listing NGR: SO9832429287

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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