Burnham Overy village cross, 90m south west of St Clement's Church, Burnham Overy - King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Medieval village cross believed to occupy its original position at the road junction in the heart of the village. The base of the cross suffered extensive damage in a road traffic accident. A programme of repairs and consolidation has been agreed and is expected to take place in 2018-19.

Burnham Overy village cross, 90m south west of St Clement's Church, Burnham Overy - King's Lynn and West Norfolk
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Burnham Overy village cross, 90m south west of St Clement's Church
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1013573
  • Local Planning Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Cross

Location

  • Building Name: Burnham Overy village cross
  • County: Norfolk
  • District / Borough: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
  • Parish: Burnham Overy
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North West Norfolk
  • Region: East of England

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Ownership: Local authority
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, CA

Contact Details

David Kenny 01223 582760

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England