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Village Cross, Deeping St James

Description: Village Cross

Grade: I
Date Listed: 30 October 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 194457

OS Grid Reference: TF1581709486
OS Grid Coordinates: 515817, 309486
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6707, -0.2886

Location: 2 B1166, Deeping St James, Lincolnshire PE6 8RB

Locality: Deeping St James
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE6 8RB

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Village Cross and Lock-Up, Deeping St James, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

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Listing Text


14/74 Village Cross

- I

Cross converted to lock up. C15, converted 1819. Squared
limestone rubble, ashlar. Square on plan with double stepped
plinth. On north side is a panelled and barred door with plain
ashlar lintel. Above is a coped offset to sides of cross base
enriched with cusped 6 lank panels and shields with stepped angle
buttresses between which are embattled friezes, that to north
inscribed 1819. Above is a pyramidal stone roof crowned by reset
fragment of a crocketed nodding ogee canopy. Interior has 3
semi-circular recessed and semi-domed seats, with attached
chains. Scheduled Ancient Monument No. 69.

Listing NGR: TF1581709486

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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