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Churchyard Walls and Gate Piers to North-West and North-East of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Birch, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.9771 / 51°58'37"N

Longitude: -2.7127 / 2°42'45"W

OS Eastings: 351146

OS Northings: 231202

OS Grid: SO511312

Mapcode National: GBR FL.KMR5

Mapcode Global: VH861.XKSP

Entry Name: Churchyard Walls and Gate Piers to North-West and North-East of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155644

Location: Little Birch, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Little Birch

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Little Birch

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 53 SW
5/48 Churchyard walls and
gate piers to north-
west and north-east
of the Church of St Mary
Churchyard walls and gate piers. Probably 1869. Probably by W Chick.
Sandstone ashlar. Walls enclose churchyard from road to north and return
southwards at west end for about 20 yards and around east end of apse of
the Church of St Mary (qv). Gate piers are to north of north porch of
Church of St Mary and to north-east of vestry. Walls have stepped gabled
coping and are around three to four feet high. Roll moulding at apex of
gable coping. Second roll moulding near base of walls. Weathered buttresses:
Gate piers are octagonal with stepped pointed cappings. Large broach stops
to bases. Gate between piers to vestry is oak and early C19 with two spear-
headed open panels.

Listing NGR: SO5114631202

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

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