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Cross Base in Churchyard of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Gawsworth, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.224 / 53°13'26"N

Longitude: -2.166 / 2°9'57"W

OS Eastings: 389016

OS Northings: 369678

OS Grid: SJ890696

Mapcode National: GBR 11M.Z1W

Mapcode Global: WHBBV.P7S6

Entry Name: Cross Base in Churchyard of St James

Listing Date: 14 April 1967

Last Amended: 25 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58594

Location: Gawsworth, Cheshire East, SK11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Gawsworth

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Gawsworth St James

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


5/8 Cross base in churchyard
of St James (formerly
listed as Churchyard



Cross base. C15 or C16. Sandstone ashlar. Square cross base and
octagonal shaft on stepped plinth. Plinth of two steps with square
base dying via off-set to faceted base with moulded beasts at corners.
Diagonally set cross base above, dying to octagonal shaft via offsets.
C20 wooden circular cross set above this.

Listing NGR: SJ8901569678

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

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