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The High Stone, Worsbrough

Description: The High Stone

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333970

OS Grid Reference: SE3473704801
OS Grid Coordinates: 434737, 404801
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5387, -1.4773

Location: Ridgewalk Way, Barnsley S70 6TL

Locality: Worsbrough
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S70 6TL

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Listing Text

SE30SW (north side, off)

1/94 The High Stone
Carved natural rock outcrop. Carving dated 1756, probably for the Earl of
Strafford. Naturally-bedded sandstone outcrop having flat face towards the
south-west with 3 blind,round-arched recesses beneath a sunken, shouldered panel
bearing inscription 'S 1756'. A gazebo structure overlooking Wentworth Castle
(q.v.) may have been attached originally.

Listing NGR: SE3473704801

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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