ST PETER'S CROSS AND VILLAGE CAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1205403
Date first listed:
11-Jun-1958
Statutory Address:
ST PETER'S CROSS AND VILLAGE CAGE, GODSTONE ROAD
Statutory Address:
ST PETER'S CROSS AND VILLAGE CAGE, PLAISTOW STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ST PETER'S CROSS AND VILLAGE CAGE, GODSTONE ROAD
Statutory Address:
ST PETER'S CROSS AND VILLAGE CAGE, PLAISTOW STREET

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

County:
Surrey
District:
Tandridge (District Authority)
Parish:
Lingfield
National Grid Reference:
TQ3859043568

Details

TQ 34 SE 9/194 11/6/58

LINGFIELD C.P. GODSTONE ROAD (PLAISTOW STREET)

St. Peter's Cross and Village Cage

GV I

Cross with Village cage attached. Circa 1437 with cage added in 1773. Coursed stone, hipped Horsham slab roof pyramidal over tower. Cell to north with square stepped tower to south. Rectangular openings to each face of tower, flat plinth to former cross on top. Inscribed panel detailing history of Cross and cage on south face. Cell to north with planked door in north side, grilled opening above to centre. Former Village cage for locking up wrongdoers and last used in 1882; the Cross and cage form an important focal point by the Village pond.

PEVSNER: - Buildings of England, Surrey (1971) p. 349 MANNING & BRAY:-- History of Surrey c1806 Vol. VCH: - Vol. IV p.505

Listing NGR: TQ3859043568

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
287434
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Malden, H E, The Victoria History of the County of Surrey, (1912), 303
Manning, Owen , Bray, W, The History and Antiquities of the County of Surrey
Pevsner, N, Nairn, I Rev. by Cherry, The Buildings of England: Surrey, (1971), 349

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: 01 Mar 2006
Reference: IOE01/15047/15
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