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Walls, Gatepiers and Gates to the Churchyard of St Peter

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

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Latitude: 53.1645 / 53°9'52"N

Longitude: -2.8068 / 2°48'24"W

OS Eastings: 346156

OS Northings: 363347

OS Grid: SJ461633

Mapcode National: GBR 7F.4NQ9

Mapcode Global: WH88G.VQLD

Plus Code: 9C5V557V+R7

Entry Name: Walls, Gatepiers and Gates to the Churchyard of St Peter

Listing Date: 30 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55542

ID on this website: 101135749

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Waverton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Waverton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Tagged with: Wall Gatepost Gate

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2/30 Walls, gatepiers and
gates to churchyard
of St Peter


Walls, gatepiers and gates: walls probably C19 but parts
may be earlier. Gates late C19. Ashlar red sandstone. A
nearly complete circuit around the churchyard, except for
a break into the new burial ground. Low wall to street has
a triangular coping. Remainder has a semi-circular coping.
Walls curve into a gateway in front of the west door. Square
gatepiers with chamfered arrises have a moulding below a pyramidal
cap and finial. Pair of iron gates with speared verticals
with lancets at the top of panels. Lockrail with quatrefoils
and dogbars below with similar lancet heads to the panels.

Listed for group value only.

Listing NGR: SJ4615663347

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