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VILLAGE CROSS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: VILLAGE CROSS

List entry Number: 1025000

Location

VILLAGE CROSS, PURSTON LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wakefield

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Ackworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Mar-1968

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 342627

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ACKWORTH PURSTON LANE (north SE41NW side) High Ackworth 2/27 Village Cross 25.3.1968 GV II

Village cross. Possibly late medieval ("medieval shaft with Tudor ball on top": Pevsner). Sandstone. Octagonal base of 3 high steps, approx. 4 metres in diameter; low octagonal pedestal, and stop-chamfered shaft with moulded cap and ball finial. Prominently sited near junction with Pontefract Road.

Listing NGR: SE4407317999

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Radcliffe, E, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire: The West Riding, (1967)

National Grid Reference: SE4407317999

Map

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