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Churchyard Cross, 3 Metres South of the Chancel, in Churchyard, Church of St Nicholas, Holton

Description: Churchyard Cross, 3 Metres South of the Chancel, in Churchyard, Church of St Nicholas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261727

OS Grid Reference: ST6853526844
OS Grid Coordinates: 368535, 126844
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0401, -2.4502

Location: Holton Street, Holton, Somerset BA9 8AU

Locality: Holton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA9 8AU

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Listing Text


3/27 Churchyard Cross, 3 metres South
of the Chancel, in churchyard,
Church of St. Nicholas


Churchyard cross. Probably C15. Probably Doulting stone. Socket only surviving of original cross; C19 plinth about
1.5 metres square and 450 mm high; socket about 600 mm square and 400 mm tall, with chamfered edges and broached upper
corners giving an octagonal top; inscribed as memorial to First and Second World War dead, and C20 cross of Celtic
style added. (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877)

Listing NGR: ST6853526844

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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