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Althorp, Planting Stone at SP 6855 6548

A Grade II Listed Building in Althorp, West Northamptonshire

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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.PW32

Plus Code: 9C4X72M3+7C

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

ID on this website: 101367468

Location: West Northamptonshire, NN7

County: West Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Althorp

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

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7/19 Althorp, planting stone at
SP 6855 6548


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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