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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: FORMER MARKET CROSS IN CHURCHYARD, CHURCH OF ST MARK

List entry Number: 1252188

Location

FORMER MARKET CROSS IN CHURCHYARD, CHURCH OF ST MARK, CHURCH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSedgemoorDistrict AuthorityMark

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 31-May-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 435145

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History

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Details

ST34NE MARK CP CHURCH STREET

9/118 Former Market Cross in churchyard, Church of St Wart

GV II*

Former market cross. Probably C15, restored lily and 1853. Dressed stone. Three steps, forming a base square on plan, sumounted by a socket with broaches and a tapering shaft terminating in a square conical finial with a small iron cross fixed in it, on the South side of the socket inscibed:- "SILVESTER KEEN, DAVID SfILLY,tfURCX#ARbE#S, 1749"I and on the North side:- "REBUILT 1853. THOMAS WAYKE, GEORGE COOK HUTSON, CHURCH WARDENS." (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).

Listing NGR: ST3804847839

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 38049 47838

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