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MARKET 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: MARKET CROSS

List entry Number: 1104946

Location

MARKET CROSS, THE SQUARE

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

County: Devon

District: Torridge

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Holsworthy

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Dec-1989

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 91944

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List entry Description

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History

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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

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National Grid Reference: SS3430603806

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