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Cavendish Monument and Attached Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.1443 / 53°8'39"N

Longitude: -1.1965 / 1°11'47"W

OS Eastings: 453841

OS Northings: 361092

OS Grid: SK538610

Mapcode National: GBR 8F5.Y0L

Mapcode Global: WHDFZ.L7GC

Plus Code: 9C5W4RV3+PC

Entry Name: Cavendish Monument and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 17 March 1978

Last Amended: 21 March 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207176

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391725

Location: Portland, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Mansfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Portland

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Mansfield

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Mansfield St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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924-1/5/64 Cavendish Monument and attached
17/03/78 railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Cavendish Monument)


Monument and railings. Dated 1849, restored 1979 and 1990. By
TC Hine. To George Frederick Cavendish Bentinck. Ashlar.
Gothic Revival style. Square base, 3 steps, with chamfered
corners and renewed iron railing with spiked corner posts.
Canted square pedestal with plinth and inscription. Corner
pedestals each with a seated lion carrying a gilt metal
banner. Square canopy with gabled angle buttresses and
panelled base with shields. On each side, a cusped arch with
hoodmould under a crocketed gable. Above, an elaborate
crocketed spire with finial and a single tier of traceried
gabled lucarnes.

Listing NGR: SK5384161092

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