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War Memorial Cross and Enclosure, Croft

Description: War Memorial Cross and Enclosure

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189008

OS Grid Reference: SP5112795938
OS Grid Coordinates: 451127, 295938
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5589, -1.2473

Locality: Croft
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 3GT

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Listing Text

SP 59 NW (south west side)

2/18 War Memorial cross
and enclosure


War memorial cross and enclosure. c.1920. Granite rubble and
ashlar. Moulded hexagonal plinth of 2 steps, carrying a short
armed square section cross with a square base. To the east, cast
metal panels with the dates 1914-1918 and the names of the dead.
Around the cross, a semi-circular paved area, bounded to east by
8 truncated obelisk posts linked by a spiked chain, and on the
other sides by a rubble wall.

Listing NGR: SP5112795938

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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