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Railings Around North, West and South Side of Abbey Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Selby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.7839 / 53°47'1"N

Longitude: -1.0682 / 1°4'5"W

OS Eastings: 461491

OS Northings: 432351

OS Grid: SE614323

Mapcode National: GBR NSZP.JB

Mapcode Global: WHFD2.K5J1

Entry Name: Railings Around North, West and South Side of Abbey Churchyard

Listing Date: 14 November 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 325719

Location: Selby, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Selby

Built-Up Area: Selby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Selby St Mary and St Germain

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

1. (north side)
5342 ------------
Railings around north,
west and south side of
Abbey Churchyard
SE 6132 SW 4/37
SE 6132 SE 5/37


Late C18, presumably contemporary with The Crescent (1793), as the south
side forms the north side of The Crescent's roadway; and trios no earlier
than 1793. Cast iron. Solid. Painted black with gilded um finials. Urn
finials to principals, otherwise spear. Octagonal ashlar piers with
moulded conical caps, although at west end and on south side they are
square, with incised trefoil-headed panels, pyramidal tops with crocketed gablets, and ornamental cast iron lamps set on finials. West end of Abbey
Place has two taller cast iron columns, with taller urn finals, and
overthrow over pavement.

Listing NGR: SE6149132351

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

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