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Latitude: 54.3931 / 54°23'35"N
Longitude: -1.8478 / 1°50'52"W
OS Eastings: 409980
OS Northings: 499748
OS Grid: SE099997
Mapcode National: GBR HKJM.RY
Mapcode Global: WHC6B.LV91
Entry Name: Hutton's Monument
Listing Date: 15 October 1975
Last Amended: 4 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1301460
English Heritage Legacy ID: 322765
Location: Marske, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Marske
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Downholme and Marske St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 09 NE MARSKE
11/64 Hutton's Monument
(formerly listed as The
Monument. c1814. Commemorating Sir Matthew Hutton. Sandstone ashlar.
Obelisk within railed enclosure. Square-plan obelisk, set on dado with
corner buttresses and cornice, set on square base with torus cornice. Panel
on south side has Latin inscription commemorating Sir Matthew Hutton of
Macclesfield who died 12 December 1814 aged 35 years, who had requested
burial at this, his favourite viewpoint, at just under 1000 feet on the
family's Marske estate. The obelisk is set within a railed enclosure with
low wall with chamfered coping and square gate piers with pyramidal caps.
The wrought-iron railings and matching gate were replaced in the 1930s.
Listing NGR: SE0998099748
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