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Listed Building record MDR16273 - Obelisk at Junction of Temple Road and South Parade, Matlock Bath

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  • (Georgian to 21st Century - 1820 AD? to 2050 AD)

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Obelisk at junction of Temple Road and South Parade, Matlock Bath, erected c1820. From the National Heritage List for England: 'SK 2858/2958 3/140 MATLOCK BATH, TEMPLE ROAD Obelisk at junction of Temple Road and South Parade II Obelisk. 1820s. Tapering gritstone shaft in 2 sections on gritstone plinth, approximately 3.5 metres high. Painted lettering to 3 sides of the shaft with the inscription 'TEMPLE HOTEL'. The obelisk appears in an engraving of 1830. It was constructed specifically to mark the location of the Temple Hotel (listed, grade II, ref 3/134), which is not visible from the road. Listing NGR: SK2940358008.' (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 29403 58008 (point)

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Record last edited

May 8 2024 3:24PM

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