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A Grade II Listed Building in Burton-cum-Walden, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2754 / 54°16'31"N

Longitude: -1.9751 / 1°58'30"W

OS Eastings: 401719

OS Northings: 486643

OS Grid: SE017866

Mapcode National: GBR GMN0.64

Mapcode Global: WHB5Q.MSPR

Entry Name: Obelisk

Listing Date: 16 January 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131425

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322496

Location: Burton-cum-Walden, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Burton-cum-Walden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 0086-0186
West Burton
13/15 Obelisk

Market cross. 1820 and 1889. Coursed rubble, stone slabs and ashlar.
Octagonal plan. Base of 5 steps with coursed rubble risers and slab treads.
Coursed rubble obelisk. Approximately two-thirds of way up, ashlar band
with a Maltese cross incised on each side, and "ERECTED" "1820" on 2 sides
facing south-west, and "REST" "ORED" "1889" on 3 sides facing north. The
uppermost quarter of solid ashlar with ball finial and weather-vane, a
replacement of 1889, the earlier top now being incorporated into The Barn

Listing NGR: SE0171986643

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

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