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Churchyard Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymtree, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8178 / 50°49'4"N

Longitude: -3.3476 / 3°20'51"W

OS Eastings: 305164

OS Northings: 102897

OS Grid: ST051028

Mapcode National: GBR LP.XZNR

Mapcode Global: FRA 36WX.TYN

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309511

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86903

Location: Plymtree, East Devon, Devon, EX15

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Plymtree

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Plymtree St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

PLYMTREE PLYMTREE
ST 00 SE
3/147 Churchyard Cross
-
GV II

Churchyard cross. C15, restored in 1897. Granite. Cross is made up of 2 pieces
and stands approximately 2 metres high. It is a plain Latin cross, chamfered edges
and slightly tapering shaft. There is a small niche in the front (south) side at
the intersection of the arms. The socket stone and 2-step plinth dates from the
restoration which is recorded in an inscription around the top step.
Source: Devon SMR reports the shaft was used as a gatepost and the head lay in a
garden before the 1897 restoration.


Listing NGR: ST0516402897

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

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