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Farley Mount Obelisk, Hursley

Description: Farley Mount Obelisk

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 145894

OS Grid Reference: SU4030729039
OS Grid Coordinates: 440307, 129039
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0593, -1.4262

Location: Hursley, Hampshire SO20 6RL

Locality: Hursley
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO20 6RL

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Listing Text


4/2 Farley Mount


Farley Mount Obelisk. 1795 for Sir Paulet St John. Stone 4-sided pyramid
some 10 m high in centre of earthwork on Farley Down. Erected by Sir Paulet
St John of Farley Chamberlayne to a favourite hunter which leapt into a
chalk pit 8 m deep without injury to horse or rider.

Listing NGR: SU4197326120

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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