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Churchyard Wall Church of St Mary and St Botolph (Thorney Abbey)

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorney, Peterborough

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Latitude: 52.6207 / 52°37'14"N

Longitude: -0.1076 / 0°6'27"W

OS Eastings: 528200

OS Northings: 304233

OS Grid: TF282042

Mapcode National: GBR K0M.PM6

Mapcode Global: WHHNF.9DZ6

Plus Code: 9C4XJVCR+7W

Entry Name: Churchyard Wall Church of St Mary and St Botolph (Thorney Abbey)

Listing Date: 13 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127417

English Heritage Legacy ID: 50519

Location: Thorney, Peterborough, PE6

County: Peterborough

Civil Parish: Thorney

Built-Up Area: Thorney

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Thorney Abbey St Mary and St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Churchyard Wall, Church of St Mary and St Botolph (Thorney Abbey)


Churchyard boundary wall. Circa 1860. Local gault brick. A large irregular enclosure.
Wall on south side is plain but to Church Street, Abbey Place, the rear of Cheriton
House and partly to Thorney Park has a plinth with weathered brick offset cap and
weathered brick coping, also a horizontal band of recesses of cross form in the upper
part. The wall has a splayed junction at the corner of Church Street and Abbey on
which is fixed a large stone C18 tombstone with two inscription panels in moulded
arched frames with carving above including cherubs heads. Another panel of carved
stone set above tombstone in a merlon. Churchyard wall listed for group value with
Church of St Mary and St Botolph (Thorney Abbey) (q.v.).

Listing NGR: TF2820004233

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