List entry

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: LEGS CROSS

List entry Number: 1323020

Location

LEGS CROSS, DERE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary AuthorityBolam

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Sep-1966

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111027

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

NZ 22 SW 207225 BOLAM DERE STREET (West side) 3/3 Legs Cross 14/9/66 II*

Base and fragment of cross shaft. Probably C9. Sandstone. Rough, rectangular base about one metre high. Badly worn, tapering cross shaft, about 1.5 metres high, is said to have featured interlacing ornament at upper end of west face. Legs cross probably marked the subdivision of major Anglo-Saxon estate centred on Gainford village.

Scheduled Ancient Monument

Listing NGR: NZ2072122496

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National Grid Reference: NZ 20721 22496

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