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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: CHURCH CROSS IN CHURCHYARD OF ST JAMES' CHURCH

List entry Number: 1173415

Location

CHURCH CROSS IN CHURCHYARD OF ST JAMES' CHURCH, PRESTON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityYeovil

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 17-Oct-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 261405

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST51NW YEOVIL CP PRESTON ROAD (North side) PRESTON PLUCKNETT

1/67 Church cross in churchyard of St James' Church

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- II*

Churchyard cross, possibly C15. Ham stone. The base remains in position a few metres from the South Transept, with the socket only 100mm above the soil, and somewhat worn. Shaft about 1.5 metres high, 325mm square at base; upper part octagonal, the chamfers simply terminated. (The head of the cross, with three figures, much worn, stored in glass case in the church). (Pooley, C; 'Old Crosses of Somerset' C1877).

Listing NGR: ST5347916220

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pooley, C - Title: An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Old Stone Crosses of Somerset - Date: 1877

National Grid Reference: ST 53479 16220

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