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Market Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Tickhill, Doncaster

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Latitude: 53.433 / 53°25'58"N

Longitude: -1.1092 / 1°6'33"W

OS Eastings: 459278

OS Northings: 393282

OS Grid: SK592932

Mapcode National: GBR NXPR.N2

Mapcode Global: WHDDG.XZZ2

Entry Name: Market Cross

Listing Date: 27 December 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314743

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334354

Location: Tickhill, Doncaster, DN11

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Tickhill

Built-Up Area: Tickhill

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Tickhill St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

1. centre
5096 ------------
Market Cross
SK 5993 2/18 27.12.62


Traditionally dated 1777. Ashlar circular peripteral Roman Doric temple form,
with saucer dome. Four stone steps. C19 wrouqht iron weather vane.
A member of the same family of market crosses as those at Swaffham (Norfolk),
Bungay (Suffolk), and Mountsorrel (Leics), which includes also the ornamental
rotunda at Duncombe Park (Yorks, NR), Stowe (Bucks), Hall Barn (Bucks), and
the demolished ones at Halswell (Somerset), High Cliffe (Hants) and Hackwood
Park (Hants).
The Butter Cross, which stood on site, was (traditionally) re-erected in Doncaster
Road (qv).

Listing NGR: SK5927993282

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

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