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Obelisk (At Junction of Marlow Road and Northfield End), Henley-on-Thames

Description: Obelisk (At Junction of Marlow Road and Northfield End)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 246309

OS Grid Reference: SU7603283062
OS Grid Coordinates: 476032, 183062
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5413, -0.9050

Location: A4130, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 2JG

Locality: Henley-on-Thames
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG9 2JG

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Listing Text

5355 (East Side)

Obelisk (at junction
of Marlow Road and Northfield
SU 7683 8/108 25.1.51.


Circa 1806. Square plan. Of Portland stone with short base and moulded
plinth and cap- tapering shaft. Originally erected at Hart Street/Market
Place crossing to commemorate Middle Row which was demolished to give
a better approach to new Henley Bridge - opened 1786. Formerly combined
with a pump.

Denmark House, Elm House, Ruperts Elm, Ruperts Guard, White House, the
Obelisk and No 30 form a group with Nos 1 to 11 and 15 to 25 (odd) opposite
and with Nos 93 and 95, Nos 70 to 102 (even) and the building at the rear
of No 70, Bell Street and also with Tarry's Cottage, Bell Cottage and
The flat on Ruperts Lane.

Listing NGR: SU7603283062

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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