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Althorp, Planting Stone at Sp 6855 6548

A Grade II Listed Building in Althorp, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2832 / 52°16'59"N

Longitude: -0.9964 / 0°59'46"W

OS Eastings: 468560

OS Northings: 265482

OS Grid: SP685654

Mapcode National: GBR 9T7.T2W

Mapcode Global: VHDRQ.PW31

Entry Name: Althorp, Planting Stone at Sp 6855 6548

Listing Date: 8 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367468

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360008

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

ALTHORP
SP66NE
7/19 Althorp, planting stone at
SP 6855 6548

II

Planting stone. c.1603. Limestone ashlar. Rectangular block on plinth with
inscription, "This wood was planted by Robert Lord Spencer in the years of
our Lord 1602 and 1603" has Spencer coat of arms above. Enclosed by railings
with spikes.
(C. Markham, Datestones in Althorp Park, p.7).


Listing NGR: SP6856065482

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