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Latitude: 51.1746 / 51°10'28"N
Longitude: -0.0188 / 0°1'7"W
OS Eastings: 538590
OS Northings: 143568
OS Grid: TQ385435
Mapcode National: GBR KLC.82R
Mapcode Global: VHGSL.MQDY
Entry Name: St Peter's Cross and Village Cage
Listing Date: 11 June 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205403
English Heritage Legacy ID: 287434
Location: Lingfield, Tandridge, Surrey, RH7
Civil Parish: Lingfield
Built-Up Area: Lingfield
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Lingfield St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
TQ 34 SE
St. Peter's Cross and
Cross with Village cage attached. Circa 1437 with cage added in 1773. Coursed
stone, hipped Horsham slab roof pyramidal over tower. Cell to north with square
stepped tower to south. Rectangular openings to each face of tower, flat plinth
to former cross on top. Inscribed panel detailing history of Cross and cage
on south face. Cell to north with planked door in north side, grilled opening
above to centre.
Former Village cage for locking up wrongdoers and last used in 1882; the Cross
and cage form an important focal point by the Village pond.
PEVSNER: - Buildings of England, Surrey (1971) p. 349
MANNING & BRAY:-- History of Surrey c1806 Vol.
VCH: - Vol. IV p.505
Listing NGR: TQ3859043568
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