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Obelisk (At Junction of Marlow Road and Northfield End)

A Grade II Listed Building in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5414 / 51°32'28"N

Longitude: -0.905 / 0°54'18"W

OS Eastings: 476032

OS Northings: 183062

OS Grid: SU760830

Mapcode National: GBR C4S.60N

Mapcode Global: VHDWG.8JD8

Entry Name: Obelisk (At Junction of Marlow Road and Northfield End)

Listing Date: 25 January 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1219514

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246309

Location: Henley-on-Thames, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Henley-on-Thames

Built-Up Area: Henley-on-Thames

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Henley-on-Thames

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

5355 (East Side)

Obelisk (at junction
of Marlow Road and Northfield
SU 7683 8/108 25.1.51.


Circa 1806. Square plan. Of Portland stone with short base and moulded
plinth and cap- tapering shaft. Originally erected at Hart Street/Market
Place crossing to commemorate Middle Row which was demolished to give
a better approach to new Henley Bridge - opened 1786. Formerly combined
with a pump.

Denmark House, Elm House, Ruperts Elm, Ruperts Guard, White House, the
Obelisk and No 30 form a group with Nos 1 to 11 and 15 to 25 (odd) opposite
and with Nos 93 and 95, Nos 70 to 102 (even) and the building at the rear
of No 70, Bell Street and also with Tarry's Cottage, Bell Cottage and
The flat on Ruperts Lane.

Listing NGR: SU7603283062

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