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Graveyard Wall and Gatepiers to All Saints Church (included gates to S gateway)

A Grade II Listed Building in Gresford, Wrexham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0872 / 53°5'13"N

Longitude: -2.9779 / 2°58'40"W

OS Eastings: 334603

OS Northings: 354889

OS Grid: SJ346548

Mapcode National: GBR 76.9H55

Mapcode Global: WH88S.7N7N

Entry Name: Graveyard Wall and Gatepiers to All Saints Church (included gates to S gateway)

Listing Date: 3 June 1996

Last Amended: 3 June 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17672

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated close to the centre of the Gresford around the graveyard of All Saints Church, continuing along School Hill and Clappers Lane.

County: Wrexham

Community: Gresford (Gresffordd)

Community: Gresford

Built-Up Area: Gresford

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

The churchyard was extended to the W taking in part of the village green probably earlier C19; the wall and gatepiers may date from this period.

Exterior

Low stone wall with stone coping surmounted by cast-iron railings with simple spike finials . There are 3 sets of stone gatepiers; probably of early C19 date. Those to the N and NE consist of pairs of tall stone piers with cusped panelling on the faces and a Gothic style crocketed ogee caps with foliated finials. The gate to the S has a pair of similar piers with crocketed pyramidal caps. This gateway has a fine cast- and wrought-iron gate of C18 character

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a graveyard wall with good ornamental gatepiers and for group value with All Saints Parish Church.

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