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Churchyard Cross to South East of Parish Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4366 / 50°26'11"N

Longitude: -3.569 / 3°34'8"W

OS Eastings: 288667

OS Northings: 60818

OS Grid: SX886608

Mapcode National: GBR QT.RSTH

Mapcode Global: FRA 37DW.Z8H

Plus Code: 9C2RCCPJ+M9

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross to South East of Parish Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207672

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383786

Location: Torbay, TQ3

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Roundham-with-Hyde

Built-Up Area: Paignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Paignton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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1947-1/5/16 (South side)
10/01/75 Churchyard Cross to south-east of
Parish Church of St John the Baptist


Cross. Medieval shaft and possibly base; crosspiece a late C19
or early C20 restoration. Granite on a red breccia plinth.
3 breccia steps support a rectangular granite base with a
moulded top. Slender, tapering, octagonal cross shaft, about
4m high, with decayed stops and a replaced granite crosspiece.
An unusual survival, not in its original position in the

Listing NGR: SX8866860817

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