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Garendon Park, the Obelisk

A Grade II Listed Building in Charnwood, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.774 / 52°46'26"N

Longitude: -1.2475 / 1°14'51"W

OS Eastings: 450858

OS Northings: 319870

OS Grid: SK508198

Mapcode National: GBR 8KR.3DH

Mapcode Global: WHDHP.TJ3Q

Entry Name: Garendon Park, the Obelisk

Listing Date: 15 March 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189380

Location: Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE11

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Town: Charnwood

Electoral Ward/Division: Loughborough Garendon

Built-Up Area: Loughborough

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Thorpe Acre with Dishley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 51 NW ASHBY ROAD
5/9 (north side)

15.3.65 Garendon Park,
The Obelisk

II


Obelisk, of the 1730s, by Ambrose Phillipps of Garendon (d.1737). Of red brick,
rendered, carried on a thick iron plate on 4 ball feet, and standing on a stone
pedestal with cornice and base moulding.
Mark Aironard "Ambrose Phillipps of Garendon", Architectural History, 1965.


Listing NGR: SK5085819870

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