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Althorp, Planting Stone at Sp 6770 6560

A Grade II Listed Building in Althorp, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2845 / 52°17'4"N

Longitude: -1.0091 / 1°0'32"W

OS Eastings: 467693

OS Northings: 265607

OS Grid: SP676656

Mapcode National: GBR 9T6.PPS

Mapcode Global: VHDRQ.GVD3

Entry Name: Althorp, Planting Stone at Sp 6770 6560

Listing Date: 8 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360007

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

7/18 Althorp, planting Stone at
SP 6770 6560

- II

Datestone. Early C17. Limestone ashlar. Rectangular block on plinth with
inscription 'This wood was planted by Sir John Spencer Knight, Grandfather
of Robert Lord Spencer in the years of our Lord 1567 and 1568 has Spencer
arms above. Enclosed by railings with spikes. Erected after title of Baron
conferred in 1603.
(J. Markham, Datestones in Althorp Park, p.4).

Listing NGR: SP6769365607

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