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HIGH 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: HIGH CROSS

List entry Number: 1025086

Location

HIGH CROSS, WEST MARKET PLACE

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Cirencester

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jul-1971

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 365476

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SP0202 578-1/4/338

CIRENCESTER WEST MARKET PLACE High Cross

23/07/71

GV II Cross. Medieval on C15 base. Limestone. Cross on octagonal shaft with boss of carved decoration; square-section stone base enriched with pointed tracery and band of quatrefoils, and with a double-chamfered top. Removed from Market Place in C18 because of its delapidated condition and placed in Cirencester Park. Re-erected on present site in 1927. Welsford J: Cirencester: A History and Guide: Gloucester: 1987, p.46-49; The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds: London: 1970, p.175.

Listing NGR: SP0228302094

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Verey, D , The Buildings of England: Gloucestershire 1 The Cotswolds, (1970), 175
Welsford, J, Cirencester a History and Guide, (1987), 46-49

National Grid Reference: SP 02283 02094

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