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Cross South of Cross House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ainstable, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7822 / 54°46'55"N

Longitude: -2.7244 / 2°43'27"W

OS Eastings: 353506

OS Northings: 543274

OS Grid: NY535432

Mapcode National: GBR 9FD4.ZH

Mapcode Global: WH80S.32X6

Entry Name: Cross South of Cross House

Listing Date: 27 December 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137249

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73444

Location: Ainstable, Eden, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Ainstable

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Ainstable St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 54 SW

Cross south of
27.12.67 Cross House


Sanctuary cross for the nearby Nunnery. Early C18 recutting of an earlier
inscribed cross set on C19 plinth. Red sandstone panel on rubble plinth, with
carved cross and inscription Sanctuarium (in older lettering) and 1088 in early
C18 lettering. See Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian &
Archaeological Society, xvii, p.3.

Listing NGR: NY5350643274

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