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Cemetery Wall, Railings and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7099 / 51°42'35"N

Longitude: -1.9801 / 1°58'48"W

OS Eastings: 401472

OS Northings: 201246

OS Grid: SP014012

Mapcode National: GBR 2PL.Q6F

Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.M8KZ

Entry Name: Cemetery Wall, Railings and Gates

Listing Date: 30 January 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205364

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365209

Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Cirencester

Built-Up Area: Cirencester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cirencester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CIRENCESTER

SP0101 CHESTERTON LANE
578-1/5/69 (South West side)
30/01/92 Cemetery wall, railings and gates

GV II

Cemetery wall, railings and gates. 1871. By Medland of
Gloucester, built by W Hinton of Cirencester. Limestone ashlar
with cast- and wrought-iron railings and gates. Wall
approximately 0.5m high with weathered coping topped by
railings with spear tops approximately 0.5m high, each section
of railings with 2 uprights with foliated tops, divided into
sections approximately 4m long by 33 stone piers approximately
1.5m high of square section with beaded corners and weathered
caps. Five similar larger piers with recessed quatrefoil
panels and crocketed caps. Main gates set back to centre with
linking quadrants of wall are elaborately decorated with cast
and wrought-iron panels, flanked by two gate piers similar to
larger piers with crocketed finial tops; further pair of gates
of similar design to railings to left end.
(Beecham KJ: History of Cirencester and the Roman City
Corinium: 1887-).


Listing NGR: SP0147201246

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