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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: RICHARD BAXTER MONUMENT

List entry Number: 1078241

Location

RICHARD BAXTER MONUMENT

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
WorcestershireWyre ForestDistrict AuthorityWolverley and Cookley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Nov-1992

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 355198

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History

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Details

WOLVERLEY AND COOKLEY BLAKESHALL SO 88 SW 1805/2/10005 Richard Baxter Monument - II

Monument. Circa 1850. Red and purple fired bricks with stone string and base. Pedestal with moulded base and cornice and rendered panel on each side, the North side with inserted stone inscription tablet. Tall brick obelisk above with bullnose string at base. Situated on a hilltop on Blakeshall Common.

NOTE: Richard Baxter (1615-1691), the Presbyterian divine, lived in Kidderminster from 1641 and finally left in 1661.

Listing NGR: SO8193480925

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National Grid Reference: SO 81934 80925

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