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The High Stone

A Grade II Listed Building in Worsbrough, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5387 / 53°32'19"N

Longitude: -1.4773 / 1°28'38"W

OS Eastings: 434737

OS Northings: 404801

OS Grid: SE347048

Mapcode National: GBR LW3J.Y6

Mapcode Global: WHDCX.89RZ

Entry Name: The High Stone

Listing Date: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151046

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333970

Location: Barnsley, S70

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Worsbrough

Built-Up Area: Worsbrough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Worsbrough Common St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SE30SW (north side, off)

1/94 The High Stone
Carved natural rock outcrop. Carving dated 1756, probably for the Earl of
Strafford. Naturally-bedded sandstone outcrop having flat face towards the
south-west with 3 blind,round-arched recesses beneath a sunken, shouldered panel
bearing inscription 'S 1756'. A gazebo structure overlooking Wentworth Castle
(q.v.) may have been attached originally.

Listing NGR: SE3473704801

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

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