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Memorial Shelter on the Village Green

A Grade II Listed Building in Christleton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1852 / 53°11'6"N

Longitude: -2.8376 / 2°50'15"W

OS Eastings: 344123

OS Northings: 365675

OS Grid: SJ441656

Mapcode National: GBR 7D.377D

Mapcode Global: WH88G.C6ZG

Entry Name: Memorial Shelter on the Village Green

Listing Date: 22 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55485

Location: Christleton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Christleton

Built-Up Area: Waverton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Christleton St James

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 46 NW CHRISTLETON C.P. THE VILLAGE

3/36 Memorial shelter on the
Village Green

GV II

Memorial shelter : dated 1886 probably by John Douglas in memory of
Auguste Maria Fuller. Ashlar red sandstone base, open timber top with
pyramidal roof of wooden shingles, lead cap and iron finial.
Octagonal battered plinth with 2 openings carries bulbous turned oak
balusters carrying the roof. On inner side of lintel inscription
reads :

ERECTED BY LUCY ANN INCE TO THE DEAR MEMORY OF HER SISTER AUGUSTE
MARIA FULLER WHO DIED AT CHRISTLETON ON THE 4th OF JULY 1871. BLESSED
ARE THE PURE IN HEART FOR THEY SHALL SEE GOD 1886.

Very similar to but simpler than an example in Eccleston village of
1874 by John Douglas.


Listing NGR: SJ4412465675

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