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Churchyard Wall and Gate Piers to Church of St Thomas of Canterbury

A Grade II Listed Building in Chester, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1983 / 53°11'53"N

Longitude: -2.8959 / 2°53'45"W

OS Eastings: 340247

OS Northings: 367178

OS Grid: SJ402671

Mapcode National: GBR 79.2K2X

Mapcode Global: WH887.HV7Z

Entry Name: Churchyard Wall and Gate Piers to Church of St Thomas of Canterbury

Listing Date: 10 January 1972

Last Amended: 23 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469878

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH1

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Garden Quarter

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Chester

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Chester St Oswald and St Thomas of Canterbury

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


(South West side)

Churchyard wall and gate piers to Church of St Thomas of Canterbury

(Formerly Listed as: PARKGATE ROAD Wall surrounding churchyard)



North-east side of churchyard wall and 2 gate piers. Late C19.
Squared snecked sandstone. The wall retains the churchyard
which is over 1 metre above street level. Roughly rounded
flush coping-stones. The square ashlar gate piers have tooled
raised panels to sides and to faces of 2-stage pyramidal caps.
The wall continues south-west along Cheyney Road (qv), with
gate piers and gates at corner.

Listing NGR: SJ4 0247 67178

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

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