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Market Cross, Castle Rising

Description: Market Cross

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 222127

OS Grid Reference: TF6654224860
OS Grid Coordinates: 566542, 324860
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7956, 0.4687

Location: The Old Hall, Castle Rising, Norfolk PE31 6AD

Locality: Castle Rising
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 6AD

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There is also a scheduled monument, Standing Cross on the Green, 70m West of St Lawrence's Church, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

TF 62 SE
6/10 Market Cross
Market cross, C15, Barnack limestone. Octagonal, c7m high. 5 tall steps
capped with green sandstone, octagonal plinth cl.6m high with clasping
polygonal shafts at angles; low square base above bearing a square block
cl.6m high with attached shafts at angles, slender tapering shaft surmounted
by cross. The cross is a Scheduled Ancient Monument, Norfolk, No. 188.

Listing NGR: TF6654224860

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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