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Obelisk at Junction of Temple Road and South Parade

A Grade II Listed Building in Matlock Bath, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.1185 / 53°7'6"N

Longitude: -1.5621 / 1°33'43"W

OS Eastings: 429403

OS Northings: 358009

OS Grid: SK294580

Mapcode National: GBR 593.FX1

Mapcode Global: WHCDN.ZW96

Entry Name: Obelisk at Junction of Temple Road and South Parade

Listing Date: 25 January 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430117

Location: Matlock Bath, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Matlock Bath

Built-Up Area: Matlock Bath

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Matlock Bath Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 2858/2958


Obelisk at junction of Temple Road and South Parade


Obelisk. 1820s. Tapering gritstone shaft in 2 sections on gritstone plinth, approximately 3.5 metres high. Painted lettering to 3 sides of the shaft with the inscription 'TEMPLE HOTEL'. The obelisk appears in an engraving of 1830. It was constructed specifically to mark the location of the Temple Hotel (listed, grade II, ref 3/134), which is not visible from the road.

Listing NGR: SK2940358008

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