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The Obelisk

A Grade II Listed Building in Westwick, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7841 / 52°47'2"N

Longitude: 1.3967 / 1°23'48"E

OS Eastings: 629155

OS Northings: 326135

OS Grid: TG291261

Mapcode National: GBR WFY.KWR

Mapcode Global: WHMSX.F89Z

Entry Name: The Obelisk

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049136

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224190

Location: Westwick, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR10

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Westwick

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Westwick St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 22 NE
4/44 The Obelisk

- II

Look-out tower. Probably later C18. Brick, rendered brick and flint. Plain
tiles. Square brick plinth with flint quoins to imitate vermiculation.
Broach, plain tiled, to rendered brick column. Round openings to column. Now
only iron platform to top. Stairs inside. Excursions through Norfolk,
1818 describes it as a tower with tea room on top. Shown on Faden's map of
Norfolk, 1797.

Listing NGR: TG2915526135

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