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Former Pier Capital or Font at Churchyard of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Whissendine, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.7199 / 52°43'11"N

Longitude: -0.7682 / 0°46'5"W

OS Eastings: 483299

OS Northings: 314290

OS Grid: SK832142

Mapcode National: GBR CQY.JL0

Mapcode Global: WHFK8.5WGR

Entry Name: Former Pier Capital or Font at Churchyard of St Andrew

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361785

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186721

Location: Whissendine, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Whissendine

Built-Up Area: Whissendine

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Whissendine St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


SK 81 SW MAIN STREET (North side)

5/151 Former pier capital or font
at Churchyard of St. Andrew


Former pier capital or font of possibly C12/C13. Stone. Weathered square
shape like capital, carved with leaves at corners and with soil-filled
basin in centre. Stands on grass SW of S aisle of church. Brought from
Grange Farm, Whissendine c1940 and thought to have been used as the church
font before the present font of Perp period was installed.

Listing NGR: SK8329914290

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