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Latitude: 52.5384 / 52°32'18"N
Longitude: -2.8084 / 2°48'30"W
OS Eastings: 345268
OS Northings: 293695
OS Grid: SO452936
Mapcode National: GBR BG.F19R
Mapcode Global: VH75V.8GPF
Entry Name: Churchyard Wall and Stiles and Gates to North and West of Church of St Lawrence
Listing Date: 29 February 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383268
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483686
Location: Church Stretton, Shropshire, SY6
Civil Parish: Church Stretton
Built-Up Area: Church Stretton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Church Stretton
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO4593 CHURCH STREET
1312-1/13/62 (East side)
Churchyard wall, stiles and gates
to north and west of Church of St
Walls, gates and stiles. Late C18. Stone rubble walls with
ashlar copings. Cast-iron gates and stile with oak posts.
Walls extend approximately 50 metres along north side of
churchyard and then approximately 65 metres along the west
side. Recorded as newly built in 1792 and paid for by a form
of public subscription and with carved initials on the wall
reputed to be of the parish subscribers.
West gate divides the west wall and consists of a pair of wide
low cast-iron gates with cusped lancet-headed balusters with
quatrefoil middle rail hung on braced post with finials.
Stile and gate at north-west corner consisting of 3 oak posts
with carved heads supporting old stile and C20 metal gate.
Stile of double sandstone ashlar steps with C19 cast-iron low
screen set above and between the posts.
Stile and gate at east end of north wall consisting of 3 oak
posts (2 renewed) supporting C20 metal gate and C20 wood stile
rails above older double sandstone ashlar steps.
Listing NGR: SO4526893695
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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