THE MARKET CROSS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1132527

Date first listed: 16-Dec-1952

Statutory Address: THE MARKET CROSS, THE PARK

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE MARKET CROSS, THE PARK

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby (District Authority)

Parish: Selby

National Grid Reference: SE 61434 32364

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History

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Details

THE PARK 1. -------- 5342 The Market Cross

SE 6132 SE 5/2 16.12.52

II

2. Dated 1775 on a modern plaque attached to the plinth. Dated 1790 by Pevsner. Style suggests 3rd quarter of C18. Stood in Market Place until replaced by a flower bed in 1975. Erected at expense of 9th Lord Petre,Lord of the Manor of Selby (1742-1801). Ashlar, Gothick details, and neo-classical conception. Lower part has quatrefoil plan, of which each foil terminates in a semi-cone abutting a cruciform core. In next stage up, each arm of the cross plan is gabled, with badly eroded gargoyles where the lower parts of each gable meet: gables are eroded, but look as if they may have been crocketed. Then the arms taper gently in highest stage, to form a pyramid which remains cruciform in plan.

Listing NGR: SE6143432364

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 325833

Legacy System: LBS

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