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Obelisk, West Hauxwell

Description: Obelisk

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321937

OS Grid Reference: SE1619193099
OS Grid Coordinates: 416191, 493099
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3332, -1.7525

Location: West Hauxwell, North Yorkshire DL8 5LR

Locality: West Hauxwell
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 5LR

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Listing Text

SE 19 SE
8/52 Obelisk
Obelisk. Dated 1717. Ashlar. Approximately 8 metres tall, square in plan.
Dado on base, with inscription on east face, cornice. Obelisk with entasis,
the top half perhaps rebuilt, pyramidal top. At top, wrought-iron weather-
vane. Inscription: 'In memory of Mrs Eliza Dalton daughter and one of the
Coheiresses of Sir Marmaduke Dalton who in regard to her Family restored this
Estate to her Uncle Sir Charles Dalton Gent Usher of the Black Rod in the year

Listing NGR: SE1618193335

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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