MARKET CROSS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1104946
Date first listed:
18-Dec-1989
Statutory Address:
MARKET CROSS, THE SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
MARKET CROSS, THE SQUARE

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

County:
Devon
District:
Torridge (District Authority)
Parish:
Holsworthy
National Grid Reference:
SS3430603806

Details

SS 3403 HOLSWORTHY THE SQUARE (Centre)

16/69 Market Cross

II

Market cross. Mid C19. Sandstone ashlar. A square monument with recessed panels to each face to 5-cusped heads, diagonal hollow mould cornices, set to moulded plinth on 2 octagonal steps. Above a moulded cornice a truncated pinnacle with crocketted corners, and small diagonal pinnacles at corners, 2 of these complete, one without cresting and one a stump only. There are no inscriptions or date to this monument, and it is assumed to be a C19 replacement of a mediaeval original. The Square is still used for weekly markets.

Listing NGR: SS3430603806

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
91944
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 23 May 2004
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