WALL AND GATEPIERS OF ST LAURENCE'S GRAVEYARD

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1155686
Date first listed:
19-Mar-1975
Statutory Address:
WALL AND GATEPIERS OF ST LAURENCE'S GRAVEYARD, MARKET PLACE
Statutory Address:
WALL AND GATEPIERS OF ST LAURENCE'S GRAVEYARD, THE FORBURY

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALL AND GATEPIERS OF ST LAURENCE'S GRAVEYARD, MARKET PLACE
Statutory Address:
WALL AND GATEPIERS OF ST LAURENCE'S GRAVEYARD, THE FORBURY

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

District:
Reading (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SU 71776 73600

Details

THE FORBURY 1. 5128 Wall and gatepiers of St Laurence's Graveyard SU 7173 NE 1/353 19.3.75. II GV 2. Gatepiers inscribed "Rebuilt AD 1791". Red brick gate piers with central break to front. Portland stone plinths and block capping, ball finials. Plain wrought iron overthrow with lamp. The retaining wall to the graveyard joins the Magistrates' Court with the south-east corner of St Laurence's Church. Curved to Forbury corner. Red brick except south length, about 50 yds, where the lower part is older and of flint. Height varies from about 5 feet at west end to 10 feet at east end.

Listing NGR: SU7177773604

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
38930
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: 04 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/04979/02
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Richard Swynford-Lain. Source Historic England Archive
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