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Althorp, Planting Stone at Sp 6813 6480

A Grade II Listed Building in Althorp, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.277 / 52°16'37"N

Longitude: -1.0028 / 1°0'10"W

OS Eastings: 468130

OS Northings: 264787

OS Grid: SP681647

Mapcode National: GBR 9TD.C7T

Mapcode Global: VHDRX.K1P8

Entry Name: Althorp, Planting Stone at Sp 6813 6480

Listing Date: 8 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054023

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360011

Location: Althorp, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Althorp

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

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Listing Text

11/22 Althorp, planting stone at
SP 6813 6480

- II

Planting stone. c.1800. Limestone ashlar. Triangular shaft with hollowed
east face on plinth surmounted by pineapple finial. Metal plate with
inscription "Planted by George John Earl Spencer K.G. in the year of our
Lord M.DCCC to replace a grove of Ash fallen to decay. Uno avulso non deficit
alter." Enclosed by railings with spikes.
(S. Markham, Datestones in Althorp Park, p.13).

Listing NGR: SP6813064787

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