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Monument to King George Iv Approximately 30 Metres to South of Astley House

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.763 / 52°45'46"N

Longitude: -2.701 / 2°42'3"W

OS Eastings: 352795

OS Northings: 318609

OS Grid: SJ527186

Mapcode National: GBR 7K.YY6D

Mapcode Global: WH8BG.HT15

Entry Name: Monument to King George Iv Approximately 30 Metres to South of Astley House

Listing Date: 27 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055179

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259065

Location: Astley, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Astley

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Astley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

ASTLEY C.P. ASTLEY
SJ 51 NW
7/6 Monument to King George
- IV approx. 30 metres to
south of Astley House

GV II

Monument to King George IV. Circa 1830. Grey sandstone ashlar.
In a Gothic revival style. Square plan. Pedestal with quatrefoils
to each face, and frieze and cornice, second stage with quatrefoils to
each face, claw feet and crocketed Gothic arches above, and pierced top
stage surmounted by a bust, presumably of the King. Information supplied
by occupant of Astley House (q.v.) at time of survey (January 1987).


Listing NGR: SJ5279518609

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