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CHURCHYARD CROSS, IN THE CHURCHYARD ABOUT 9 METRES SOUTH OF SOUTH AISLE, CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS

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, IN THE CHURCHYARD ABOUT 9 METRES SOUTH OF SOUTH AISLE, CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS

List entry Number: 1175863

Location

CHURCHYARD CROSS, IN THE CHURCHYARD ABOUT 9 METRES SOUTH OF SOUTH AISLE, CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS, CHURCH LANE

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

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

District Type: District Authority

Parish: West Pennard

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 17-Oct-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 267678

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History

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Details

WEST PENNARD CP CHURCH LAKE (North side) ST53NE

7/205 Churchyard cross, in the churchyard about 9 metres south of south aisle, Church of St Nicholas

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GV I

Churchyard cross. Circa 1493-1524 by Abbot Richard Beere of Glastonbury. Dressed stone. Calvary of 4 octagonal steps, that at the base benched. The socket with a shaft on each corner; on the 4 sides sculptured reliefs of The Emblems of the Crucificion, also to north side raised letters:- "RB". Square tapering shaft, with a lesser shaft inset to each corner. Crowned by the remains of an octagonal abacus incorporating 4 angels. (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, l877.)

Listing NGR: ST5522938251

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pooley, C, An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Old Stone Crosses of Somerset, (1877)

National Grid Reference: ST 55228 38251

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