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Former Pier Capital or Font at Churchyard of St Andrew, Whissendine

Description: Former Pier Capital or Font at Churchyard of St Andrew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 186721

OS Grid Reference: SK8329914290
OS Grid Coordinates: 483299, 314290
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7199, -0.7682

Location: 99 Main Street, Whissendine LE15 7ES

Locality: Whissendine
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 7ES

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Listing Text


SK 81 SW MAIN STREET (North side)

5/151 Former pier capital or font
at Churchyard of St. Andrew


Former pier capital or font of possibly C12/C13. Stone. Weathered square
shape like capital, carved with leaves at corners and with soil-filled
basin in centre. Stands on grass SW of S aisle of church. Brought from
Grange Farm, Whissendine c1940 and thought to have been used as the church
font before the present font of Perp period was installed.

Listing NGR: SK8329914290

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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