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Monument, Houghton

Description: Monument

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 221602

OS Grid Reference: TF7917628506
OS Grid Coordinates: 579176, 328506
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8243, 0.6578

Location: Houghton, Norfolk PE31 6TZ

Locality: Houghton
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 6TZ

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Listing Text


- II

Cross base and shaft. C13 or later Medieval. Carstone base, freestone plinth
and shaft. Base perhaps C18. Plinth has four knobbed angles, octagonal base,
rectangular shaft with fillet in centre of each side. Supposed to mark the
site of the village removed in the enclosure of Houghton Park in 1729.

Listing NGR: TF7917628506

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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