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Gateway to Churchyard Immediately South-East of Cerne Abbey., Cerne Abbas

Description: Gateway to Churchyard Immediately South-East of Cerne Abbey.

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105382

OS Grid Reference: ST6655501344
OS Grid Coordinates: 366555, 101344
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8107, -2.4760

Location: 10 Abbey Street, Cerne Abbas, Dorset DT2 7JQ

Locality: Cerne Abbas
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7JQ

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Listing Text


11/57 Gateway to Churchyard,
immediately south-east
of Cerne Abbey.


Gateway, possibly reset from elsewhere. Mid Cl7. Moulded stone
jambs, (wave and ovolo), with moulded imposts, and moulded semi-
circular head. Gabled stone canopy, with three obelisk finials
at left and right ends, and at centre. One semi-circular niche
with shell-head each side of the gateway. Stone bench in each.

Listing NGR: ST6655501343

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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