History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Coughton Cross and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Coughton, Warwickshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 52.2411 / 52°14'27"N

Longitude: -1.8838 / 1°53'1"W

OS Eastings: 408031

OS Northings: 260327

OS Grid: SP080603

Mapcode National: GBR 3JN.JJX

Mapcode Global: VHB02.9XGW

Entry Name: Coughton Cross and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305319

Location: Coughton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Coughton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Coughton with Sambourne

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SP06SE (East side)
1/156 Coughton Cross and attached
01/02/67 railings


Base of wayside cross. Medieval stone. Square socket stone with chamfered
corners, and stump of shaft, on 3 steps. C18/early C19. Wrought iron railings on
stone kerb. According to local tradition travellers entering or leaving the
Wilds of Feckenham Forest offered prayers or thanksgiving at the cross.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.74; Transactions of Birmingham Archaeological
Society, Vol.68, p.87).

Listing NGR: SP0803160327

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.