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Village Cross, Northwold

Description: Village Cross

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 July 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 221685

OS Grid Reference: TL7496897336
OS Grid Coordinates: 574968, 297336
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5458, 0.5789

Location: W End, Northwold, Norfolk IP26 5LG

Locality: Northwold
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP26 5LG

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Village Cross 270m North West of St Andrew's Church, 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


Village Cross (previously listed 15/30 as Cross 120 yds WSW of Manor
8.7.59 Farm)
- II*

Village cross. Probably late C14. Ashlar. Partly rendered C19 brick pedestal
carries flat C14 plinth with roll moulded overhanging lip. Socket stone of
square section chamfered to octagonal at top with lugs at cardinal points now
of indeterminate form. Intact tapering shaft of square section with sunk rod
moulded edges. Moulded octagonal cap carries C20 Greek cross. Scheduled
Ancient Monument, County No. 55.

Listing NGR: TL7496897336

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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