MEDIEVAL CROSS BASE AND SHAFT APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES SOUTH EAST OF HIGH RAILS FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1150369

Date first listed: 15-Mar-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 18-May-1987

Statutory Address: MEDIEVAL CROSS BASE AND SHAFT APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES SOUTH EAST OF HIGH RAILS FARMHOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address: MEDIEVAL CROSS BASE AND SHAFT APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES SOUTH EAST OF HIGH RAILS FARMHOUSE

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate (District Authority)

Parish: Ripley

National Grid Reference: SE2714960613

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History

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Details

RIPLEY RIPLEY PARK SE 26 SE

1/116 Medieval cross base and shaft approximately 200 metres south-east of High 15.3.66 Rails Farmhouse (formerly listed as Cross in park at Ripley Castle)

- II

Cross base and part of shaft. Probably medieval. Gritstone. 2 tiers of steps, the lowest approximately 1.5 metres square. The cross base is a square block and the base of the stone shaft, approximately 50 centimetres high, is set into a socket in the top. The shaft is chamfered on all 4 corners, the chamfers widening possibly towards an octagonal section. The cross is said to stand on the deserted site of the village of Whipley but it was possibly a way marker as it stands on trackways leading westwards towards Pateley Bridge and northwards towards Fountains Abbey, It stands close to the site of a well. Scheduled Ancient Monument No 416.

Listing NGR: SE2714960615

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 331622

Legacy System: LBS

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