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Churchyard Cross, 6 Metres South of Church of St John, Elmswell

Description: Churchyard Cross, 6 Metres South of Church of St John

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281129

OS Grid Reference: TL9821363579
OS Grid Coordinates: 598213, 263579
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2347, 0.9013

Location: Church Road, Elmswell, Suffolk IP30 9EP

Locality: Elmswell
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9EP

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Listing Text


5/26 Churchyard Cross, 6m south
- of Church of St John


Churchyard cross, C15 or early C16, restored mid C19. Limestone. A square
offset plinth of C19. The base, 0.8m square and 0.5m high, is medieval:
buttresses with traceried sunk panels at each corner. A panel on each side
has a sunk quatrefoil and fleur de lys above. Tapering octagonal shaft about
2.5m high. A tabernacle at the head has a pyramidal roof with 4 gables, one
having a niche with carved crucifixion scene.

Listing NGR: TL9821363579

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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