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Churchyard Cross, in Churchyard 3 Metres North of Transept, Church of St David.

A Grade II Listed Building in Barton St David, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0829 / 51°4'58"N

Longitude: -2.6584 / 2°39'30"W

OS Eastings: 353976

OS Northings: 131716

OS Grid: ST539317

Mapcode National: GBR MN.D093

Mapcode Global: FRA 56B8.64F

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross, in Churchyard 3 Metres North of Transept, Church of St David.

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262808

Location: Barton St. David, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Barton St. David

Built-Up Area: Barton St David

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


2/3 Churchyard cross, in churchyard 3
metres north of Transept, Church
of St David


Churchyard Cross. Possibly C13, on C19 base. Steps, if surviving, under turf mound enclosed by octagonal dwarf wall.
Doulting stone; square block base about 820mm wide and 500mm high, top weathered and corners broached: shaft about
350mm square at base, chamfered to plain steps, almost 2m height survives; on west face carving of bishop with full
episcopal dress, with wallet on his left, believed to represent Saint David, set under canopy with crockets and finial.
Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).

Listing NGR: ST5397631716

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