History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Gateway to Churchyard of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Newbold Astbury, Cheshire East

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.1509 / 53°9'3"N

Longitude: -2.232 / 2°13'55"W

OS Eastings: 384583

OS Northings: 361555

OS Grid: SJ845615

Mapcode National: GBR 12J.DJW

Mapcode Global: WHBC6.P2C8

Entry Name: Gateway to Churchyard of St Mary

Listing Date: 26 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56523

Location: Newbold Astbury, Cheshire East, CW12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Newbold Astbury

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Astbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SJ 86 SW
4/53 Gateway to Churchyard of
St Mary

Churchyard gateway. C17. Yellow sandstone ashlar. Central round
archway with hood-mould and lateral walling which has offsets.
Battlemented parapet above with crocketed pinnacles. A stone above
the arch has an inscription in C18 script which reads: "Thomas Dodd
DD/Rector of this parish" and a further line which is partially
illegible but records the date 1542 although Dodd in fact died in the
late C17. Previously listed together with the Church of St Mary, the
Green (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ8458461554

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.