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Obelisk, Approximately 250 Metres West North West of Stoke Rochford Hall, Stoke Rochford

Description: Obelisk, Approximately 250 Metres West North West of Stoke Rochford Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 July 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 193409

OS Grid Reference: SK9158828127
OS Grid Coordinates: 491588, 328127
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8429, -0.6416

Location: Stoke Rochford, Lincolnshire NG33 5EF

Locality: Stoke Rochford
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG33 5EF

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Listing Text

SK 92 NW
6/168 Obelisk, approxi-
mately 250 M west
north west of Stoke
Rochford Hall
G.V. II*
Obelisk. 1847. Probably by William Burn. Ashlar, sandstone and
limestone. The obelisk stands on 2 deep steps and has a square
base with scrolled plinth and cornice. In the east side is a
square slate panel with moulded ashlar surround, recording that
it was built in 1847 by Charles Turnor, Prebendary of Lincoln, in
honour of Sir Isaac Newton who was born nearby at Woolsthorpe

Listing NGR: SK9158828127

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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