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Churchyard Cross at Parish Church of St Faith

A Grade II Listed Building in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8129 / 51°48'46"N

Longitude: -3.0364 / 3°2'11"W

OS Eastings: 328646

OS Northings: 213205

OS Grid: SO286132

Mapcode National: GBR F4.WZCG

Mapcode Global: VH796.BP3L

Plus Code: 9C3RRX77+5C

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross at Parish Church of St Faith

Listing Date: 9 January 1956

Last Amended: 15 March 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 1979

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated close to the south porch of the church, beside the lime avenue.

County: Monmouthshire

Community: Llanfoist Fawr (Llan-ffwyst Fawr)

Community: Llanfoist Fawr

Locality: Llanfoist

Built-Up Area: Llanfoist

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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Exterior

Substantial remains of a medieval stone churchyard cross. Tall chamfered shaft, unusually surviving up to the height of the now lost cross. At the foot it has broach stops and sits on a square base with cushioned labels. The whole is carried on a four-stepped base.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as a medieval churchyard cross and for group value with the Parish Church of St Faith.

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