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Market Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Glastonbury, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1474 / 51°8'50"N

Longitude: -2.718 / 2°43'4"W

OS Eastings: 349874

OS Northings: 138924

OS Grid: ST498389

Mapcode National: GBR MK.7WSG

Mapcode Global: VH8B3.TFZ8

Entry Name: Market Cross

Listing Date: 21 June 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057910

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265989

Location: Glastonbury, Mendip, Somerset, BA6

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Glastonbury

Built-Up Area: Glastonbury

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Market Cross
ST 4938 7/82 21.6.50.
1846. By Benjamin Ferrey. Perpendicular. Ashlar. In 3 stages, with octagonal
base supporting spirelet with openwork tracery, tabernacles and finials. Wrought-iron
weathervane at apex.
The Market Cross, Nos 1 and 2, Nos 6 to 9 (consec) Market Place, Nos 2 to 10, with No 1
High Street (South side), Crown Hotel to No 11 High Street (North side), all form
an extremely important group.

Listing NGR: ST4987538924

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