Listed Building: THE GREAT CROSS AND RAILED ENCLOSURE (1316492)
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|Volume/Map/Item||831-1, 4, 169|
|Date assigned||Saturday, January 13, 1951|
|Date last amended|
BAKEWELL SK2168 SOUTH CHURCH STREET 831-1/4/169 (North side (off)) 13/03/51 The Great Cross and railed enclosure (Formerly Listed as: SOUTH CHURCH STREET (North side) The Great Cross (Churchyard Cross)) GV I Cross shaft. Saxon, early C9; enclosure early C19. Gritstone; wrought-iron railings. Small railed enclosure set around deeply-chamfered socket stone to monolithic cross shaft with panelled head. The shaft is enriched with vine scrolls and bas-relief carvings of animals and humans thought to show a combination of Christian and pagan beliefs. Considered to have affinities with cross at Rothwell, Dumfries and Galloway. Railings: square rods with arrowhead finials, standards with vase finials. The cross is a Scheduled Ancient Monument, Derbyshire County Number 70. Listing NGR: SK2157068464.
External Links (1)
- View details on the National Heritage List for England (From EH UDS to Legacy x-reference)
- SDR19551 Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1316492.
|Grid reference||SK 21570 68464 (point)|
|Civil Parish||BAKEWELL, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE|
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Record last edited
Sep 19 2018 2:37PM