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The Tarry Stone

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Latitude: 51.5603 / 51°33'37"N

Longitude: -0.7067 / 0°42'24"W

OS Eastings: 489747

OS Northings: 185393

OS Grid: SU897853

Mapcode National: GBR D65.253

Mapcode Global: VHDWK.P1QQ

Plus Code: 9C3XH76V+48

Entry Name: The Tarry Stone

Listing Date: 11 April 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155528

English Heritage Legacy ID: 40855

Location: Cookham, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL6

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Civil Parish: Cookham

Built-Up Area: High Wycombe

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Cookham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(east side)

14/7 The Tarry Stone

A large irregular shaped sarsen stone. Formerly marked the boundary of the grounds
of the Abbot of Cirencester, and is said to have been connected with sports events in
Cookham before AD 1507. Originally stood 50 yards north-north-east and was placed
in its present position by the Parish Council in 1909.

V.C.H. Vol.III p.125. B.O.E. (Berkshire) p.123.

Listing NGR: SU8974785393

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

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