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Description: Churchyard Wall and Gate Piers to East Number 10
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 110785
OS Grid Reference: NZ2496522389
OS Grid Coordinates: 424965, 522389
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5961, -1.6151
NZ 2422 HEIGHINGTON CHURCH VIEW
(South side, off)
10/36 Churchyard wall
and gate piers
to east of No.10
Churchyard wall and 2 sets of gate piers. Mid-late C19, partly repaired in
1932 (see plaque at north-east corner). Coursed rubble outer face and dressed
stone inner face; some later rubble infill especially on south wall. Ashlar
piers. Tall wall enclosing rectangular churchyard on 3 sides.
Flat-coped north wall runs east for c.30 metres from a point 12 metres east of
No. 10; off-centre pair of tall gate piers with pyramidal caps; rounded north-
Flat-coped east wall runs south for c.80 metres: stone plaque at north end
inscribed "This ground ... made ready by Voluntary Labour 1932"; ramped-up
off-centre section has round-arched doorway with alternating jambs; blocked
doorway at south end; rounded south-east corner.
Flat- and triangular-coped south wall runs west for c.100 metres: partly
rebuilt end sections; pair of tall gate piers with pyramidal caps, replaced
iron overthrow and gates, at west; wall ends at the Public Convenience.
Short rebuilt rubble wall, between No. 10 Church View and North Wall, is not
of special interest.
Included for group value.
Listing NGR: NZ2496522389
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Source: English Heritage
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