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Latitude: 50.9011 / 50°54'3"N
Longitude: -2.2509 / 2°15'3"W
OS Eastings: 382454
OS Northings: 111318
OS Grid: ST824113
Mapcode National: GBR 1YS.FR8
Mapcode Global: FRA 665Q.GWW
Entry Name: Village Cross
Listing Date: 4 October 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324659
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103341
Location: Shillingstone, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Shillingstone
Built-Up Area: Shillingstone
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Shillingstone Holy Rood
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 8211 THE CROSS
9/65 Village Cross
Village cross; steps, plinth and pedestal C15, shaft and cross-head dated
1891 Ashlar. Square 2 step base, lower step with recessed fascia and chamfered
nosing. Above is a chamfered square plinth on which rests an octagonal shaft-
pedestal with broach stops between which are traces of carving. Shaft has
corner standards. Head has crocketted finials and niches with a carved crucifixion
and other biblical scenes. Scheduled as an ancient monument (Dorset no. 266).
(RCHM, Dorset, vol.III, p.240, no.2.)
Listing NGR: ST8245411318
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