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Churchyard Cross Approximately 8 Metres West of Chantry Chapel of All Souls, Higham Ferrers

Description: Churchyard Cross Approximately 8 Metres West of Chantry Chapel of All Souls

Grade: I
Date Listed: 23 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 232355

OS Grid Reference: SP9608868519
OS Grid Coordinates: 496088, 268519
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3064, -0.5921

Location: 9 Market Square, Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire NN10 8BT

Locality: Higham Ferrers
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN10 8BT

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There is also a scheduled monument, Churchyard Cross in St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, 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

SP9668NW (East side)
18/55 Churchyard Cross approx. 8m. W
23/09/50 of Chantry Chapel of All Souls
(Formerly listed as Bede House
and Preaching cross)

Churchyard cross. Early C14. Limestone and ironstone ashlar. Circular base of 4
steps, first step has chamfered plinth. Square socket with chamfered corners has
square shaft with crockets. C20 capital depicting the Virgin and Child on one
face and the Crucifixion on the reverse is by Temple Moore.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.256).

Listing NGR: SP9608868519

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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