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Cross House

A Grade II Listed Building in Southampton, Southampton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8996 / 50°53'58"N

Longitude: -1.3882 / 1°23'17"W

OS Eastings: 443119

OS Northings: 111306

OS Grid: SU431113

Mapcode National: GBR RSW.YM

Mapcode Global: FRA 76ZQ.P00

Entry Name: Cross House

Listing Date: 8 October 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1339995

English Heritage Legacy ID: 135806

Location: Southampton, SO14

County: Southampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Bargate

Built-Up Area: Southampton

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Southampton City Centre St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

1. CROSSHOUSE ROAD
5239
Cross House
SU 4311 4/112

II

2.
Mediaeval. Probably originally the base of the old boundary cross at Itchenworth.
From the C16 at least it was used as a circular stone shelter with seats for
those waiting to be ferried across the Itchen. It is mentioned as a weather
house in 1577. In 1634 it was repaired and is dated 1634 with the initials
of Peter Clungeon, the Mayor of the time. Stone rubble walls with ashlar
quoins to a height of about 5 ft in the shape of a cross.


Listing NGR: SU4255313582

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

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