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Latitude: 52.73 / 52°43'47"N
Longitude: -1.1399 / 1°8'23"W
OS Eastings: 458179
OS Northings: 315053
OS Grid: SK581150
Mapcode National: GBR 8L9.SRK
Mapcode Global: WHDHY.GMFZ
Entry Name: The Market Cross
Listing Date: 1 June 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1287313
English Heritage Legacy ID: 402769
Location: Mountsorrel, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE12
Civil Parish: Mountsorrel
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Mountsorrel St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 51 NE
MARKET PLACE (West Side)
The Market Cross
Market cross. 1793. Stone and leaded dome. Classical open peristyle of 8
Tuscan columns supporting entablature and leaded dome with stone vase finial.
This market cross was built by Sir John Danvers of Swithland Hall after he had
removed the medieval cross to his own grounds. White's Leicestershire and Rutland,
1877, and Pevsner. Scheduled ancient monument.
Listing NGR: SK5817915053
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