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Farley Mount Obelisk

A Grade II Listed Building in Hursley, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.0593 / 51°3'33"N

Longitude: -1.4262 / 1°25'34"W

OS Eastings: 440307

OS Northings: 129039

OS Grid: SU403290

Mapcode National: GBR 74L.D8D

Mapcode Global: FRA 76XB.05T

Entry Name: Farley Mount Obelisk

Listing Date: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 145894

Location: Hursley, Winchester, Hampshire, SO20

County: Hampshire

District: Winchester

Civil Parish: Hursley

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Farley Chamberlayne St John

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text


4/2 Farley Mount


Farley Mount Obelisk. 1795 for Sir Paulet St John. Stone 4-sided pyramid
some 10 m high in centre of earthwork on Farley Down. Erected by Sir Paulet
St John of Farley Chamberlayne to a favourite hunter which leapt into a
chalk pit 8 m deep without injury to horse or rider.

Listing NGR: SU4197326120

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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