Churchyard cross, in churchyard 3 metres north of transept, Church of St David


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Church of St David, Broadclose Way, Barton St David, Somerton, TA11 6BU


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Statutory Address:
Church of St David, Broadclose Way, Barton St David, Somerton, TA11 6BU

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

South Somerset (District Authority)
Barton St. David
National Grid Reference:
ST 53976 31716


ST53SW 2/3 BARTON ST DAVID CP BROADCLOSE WAY (south side) Churchyard cross, in churchyard 3 metres north of transept, Church of St David


GV II* Churchyard cross. Possibly C13, on C19 base. Steps, if surviving, under turf mound enclosed by octagonal dwarf wall. Doulting stone; square block base about 820mm wide and 500mm high, top weathered and corners broached: shaft about 350mm square at base, chamfered to plain steps, almost 2m height survives; on west face carving of bishop with full episcopal dress, with wallet on his left, believed to represent Saint David, set under canopy with crockets and finial.

Listing NGR: ST5397631716


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Books and journals
Pooley, C, An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Old Stone Crosses of Somerset, (1877)


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

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Date: 07 Apr 2004
Reference: IOE01/11882/08
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