History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Coal Tax Post Outside Lessworth at Ngr Tq 14306474

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3702 / 51°22'12"N

Longitude: -0.3594 / 0°21'33"W

OS Eastings: 514300

OS Northings: 164740

OS Grid: TQ143647

Mapcode National: GBR 5P.J2K

Mapcode Global: VHFTZ.QTCG

Entry Name: Coal Tax Post Outside Lessworth at Ngr Tq 14306474

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286791

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT10

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Esher

Built-Up Area: Esher

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Esher

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

Find accommodation in
Esher

Listing Text

TQ 16SW BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE LITTLEWORTH LANE

Esher

5/215 Coal Tax post outside
"Lessworth" at NGR
TQ 14306474

II

Coal tax post. Circa 1860. Metal. Circa 4½ feet high. Four legged plinth with
stop chamfered pier above under moulded capital band and pyramidal top. City of
London shield cast on front of the capital band, lettering below on the pier reads:
"24 & 25 CAP VICT. 42". A coal and wine tax post indicating the boundary at which
duty was payable,that on coal dating back to the 1660's.


Listing NGR: TQ1430064740

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.