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Obelisk at Dog Hole Cottage (Dog Hole Cottage Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in High Peak, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2514 / 53°15'5"N

Longitude: -1.9396 / 1°56'22"W

OS Eastings: 404129

OS Northings: 372715

OS Grid: SK041727

Mapcode National: GBR GZWV.W5

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.5JNQ

Entry Name: Obelisk at Dog Hole Cottage (Dog Hole Cottage Not Included)

Listing Date: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259180

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463150

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Burbage

Built-Up Area: Buxton (High Peak)

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Buxton with Burbage and King Sterndale

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


616-1/1/91 (North side)
Obelisk at Dog Hole Cottage (Dog
Hole Cottage not included)


Obelisk. Mid C19. Gritstone, on limestone base. Square base
raised on steps with lower stage decorated with band of
reeding at base, above a square slightly recessed panel to
each face containing a carved motif. Projecting moulded band
with squat obelisk above. Each face has triangular frieze
below and Greek Key frieze above, between raised carved patera
over inscribed name, BOB, to front. Projecting top has cable
moulded cornice. The carved figure on top is presumably a
portrait of Bob, the dog commemorated by this monument.
This monument is situated within the front garden of No.2, Dog
Hole Cottage (not included).

Listing NGR: SK0412972715

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