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Wall, and Gatepier, to North and North West of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Stone, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.9019 / 52°54'6"N

Longitude: -2.1436 / 2°8'36"W

OS Eastings: 390438

OS Northings: 333838

OS Grid: SJ904338

Mapcode National: GBR 15Q.4VP

Mapcode Global: WHBDF.1BJ5

Entry Name: Wall, and Gatepier, to North and North West of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 27 July 1972

Last Amended: 24 January 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196737

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385984

Location: Stone, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST15

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Stone

Built-Up Area: Stone

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Stone St Michael and St Wulfad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


651-1/7/13 (South side)
27/07/72 Wall, and gatepier, to N and NW of
Church of St Michael
(Formerly Listed as:
Churchyard walls and gate piers of
St Michael's Church)


Wall extending approx 150m along north and north-west sides of
churchyard. Date of origin uncertain, with C18 and C19
rebuilding. Squared stone and brick with ashlar. Footings of
squared stone are visible to most of the wall; lower part is
of C18 brick and upper part is of early C19 brick with
chamfered ashlar coping. Angle and most of wall to north-west
is mid to late C19 on stone footings. Ashlar gatepier to west
end has stop-chamfered angles, cornice with acanthus moulding
and cap with pine finial. Entrance to north of church tower in
round-headed opening with cornice and base of urn above;
rebate and pegs for gate to north side. East end, approx. 15m,
is a C20 rebuild. The Augustinian Priory of SS Mary and
Wulfad, founded c1135, stood on this site.

Listing NGR: SJ9043833838

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

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