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The War Memorial, St John's Churchyard, Potters Bar

Description: The War Memorial, St John's Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 164267

OS Grid Reference: TL2615301200
OS Grid Coordinates: 526153, 201200
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6954, -0.1761

Location: Salisbury Close, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire EN6 5DB

Locality: Potters Bar
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: EN6 5DB

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Listing Text

(East side)
Potters Bar

5/214 The War Memorial,
19.12.73 St. John's Churchyard

- II

War Memorial. 1920. C.F.A. Voysey. Portland stone. Tall base surmounted
by Free Gothic column and cross. Cornice to pedestal which has a
dedicatory inscription and, on the other 3 sides, the names of war dead
all inscribed in fine gold lettering. Octagonal column with concave
sides and a loosely foliate capital. Diagonal buttresses to pedestal
with finials and flying buttresses to column. Similar flying buttresses
to iron gold painted cross. Re-erected 1973 on a stepped circular base
on the site of the demolished Church of St. John the Baptist. (Pevsner

Listing NGR: TL2615301200

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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