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Retaining Wall Around the Churchyard of the Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sunbury-on-Thames

Description: Retaining Wall Around the Churchyard of the Church of St Mary the Virgin

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 287998

OS Grid Reference: TQ1061668489
OS Grid Coordinates: 510616, 168489
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4047, -0.4111

Locality: Sunbury-on-Thames
Local Authority: Spelthorne Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: TW16 6RQ

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Listing Text


4/26 Retaining wall around
the Churchyard of the
Church of St. Mary
the Virgin


Wall and gates. Late C18 with C19 and C20 alterations. Brown brick. 4 feet high
on Church Street frontage with offset to top and brick coping. Rising up with
tiled coping to end gate on north corner adjacent to Old Manor Farm; gate of
wrought iron with spear heads. Wall extends approximately 80 feet to new red
brick and stone entrance opposite west door of Church. Further 80 feet length
from west door to corner of Church Street and Thames Street, the wall rising to
approx 5 feet as ground drops away. Curved corner and approximately 3 feet
either side of double gates between 6 feet high piers on Thames Street, south of
church. Gates with spear rails and open standards with scroll work and curved
bracket overthrows with urn finials. Single gate to east, at corner of churchyard.

Listing NGR: TQ1061668489

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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