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Oliver's Battery: a motte and bailey castle at Old Basing

A Scheduled Monument in Old Basing and Lychpit, Hampshire


Latitude: 51.2769 / 51°16'36"N

Longitude: -1.0438 / 1°2'37"W

OS Eastings: 466793.687308

OS Northings: 153517.135142

OS Grid: SU667535

Mapcode National: GBR B6C.T35

Mapcode Global: VHD08.V5KG

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Oliver's Battery: a motte and bailey castle at Old Basing

Scheduled Date: 30 November 1925

Last Amended: 18 May 1995

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1010866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 24337

County: Hampshire

Civil Parish: Old Basing and Lychpit

Built-Up Area: Basingstoke

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Old Basing St Mary

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