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Market Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilchester, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0019 / 51°0'6"N

Longitude: -2.6827 / 2°40'57"W

OS Eastings: 352193

OS Northings: 122723

OS Grid: ST521227

Mapcode National: GBR MM.K05C

Mapcode Global: FRA 568G.GPS

Entry Name: Market Cross

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267482

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263445

Location: Ilchester, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Ilchester

Built-Up Area: Ilchester

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Market Cross, Market Place.


Market Cross, Market Place.



10/63 Market Cross
(Formerly listed as Cross)


(War Memorial on O.S. Map). Market Cross, 1795, on site of earlier cross. Ham stone. Circular base with two chamfered
offsets, set on circular step; square stepped plinth carrying simple Doric column with entablature moulding over, then
square-plan block with sundials having sheet metal gnomons, and a ball finial with wrot-iron windvane. (VCH, Vol III,

Listing NGR: ST5219322723

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