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The Butter Cross, Abbots Bromley

Description: The Butter Cross

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 January 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 273756

OS Grid Reference: SK0804224576
OS Grid Coordinates: 408042, 324576
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8187, -1.8821

Location: B5014, Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire WS15 3BN

Locality: Abbots Bromley
Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS15 3BN

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There is also a scheduled monument, Abbots Bromley Market Cross, 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


17/49 The Butter Cross
12/1/66 (Formerly listed as Cross)


Village cross. Probably C17. Timber framed; hexagonal plain tile
roof. Hexagonal plan. Open sided structure with hexagonal timber
piers on stone pads at each angle and in the centre, supporting the
timber roof structure, the central pier continues above roof as a cross;
wavy braces extend from angle piers to wall plate. Patterned cobble
floor. (AM).

Listing NGR: SK0804224576

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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