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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: CHURCHYARD CROSS APPROXIMATELY 12 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES

List entry Number: 1225734

Location

CHURCHYARD CROSS APPROXIMATELY 12 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES, CHURCH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireCherwellDistrict AuthoritySomerton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 26-Feb-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 422196

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SOMERTON CHURCH STREET SP42NE (South side) 2/80 Churchyard cross approx. 12m N of Church of St James GV I

Churchyard cross. Medieval. Marlstone and limestone. Octagonal limestone shaft, approximately 1.5 metres high, rises from a square base, standing on a square 4-step marlstone plinth, the lowest step of which has a deep chamfered nosing. The head of the cross has almost indecipherable carvings on all 4 faces, and the top corners of the base are carved with heads. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p768)

Listing NGR: SP4970428645

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 768

National Grid Reference: SP 49704 28645

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