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The Butter Cross

A Grade II* Listed Building in Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8187 / 52°49'7"N

Longitude: -1.8822 / 1°52'55"W

OS Eastings: 408038

OS Northings: 324575

OS Grid: SK080245

Mapcode National: GBR 39P.BZ3

Mapcode Global: WHCG2.2F00

Entry Name: The Butter Cross

Listing Date: 12 January 1966

Last Amended: 8 August 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038424

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273756

Location: Abbots Bromley, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, WS15

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Abbots Bromley

Built-Up Area: Abbots Bromley

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Abbots Bromley St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


17/49 The Butter Cross
12/1/66 (Formerly listed as Cross)


Village cross. Probably C17. Timber framed; hexagonal plain tile
roof. Hexagonal plan. Open sided structure with hexagonal timber
piers on stone pads at each angle and in the centre, supporting the
timber roof structure, the central pier continues above roof as a cross;
wavy braces extend from angle piers to wall plate. Patterned cobble
floor. (AM).

Listing NGR: SK0803824575

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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