History in Structure

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

Churchyard Cross Base at Church of St Cattwg

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangattock, Powys

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.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8538 / 51°51'13"N

Longitude: -3.1469 / 3°8'48"W

OS Eastings: 321105

OS Northings: 217868

OS Grid: SO211178

Mapcode National: GBR F0.TG14

Mapcode Global: VH6CH.DNQQ

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross Base at Church of St Cattwg

Listing Date: 21 October 1998

Last Amended: 21 October 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20690

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Located in the graveyard of St. Cattwg’s Church, alongside the path which runs along the S side of the church and just SW of the priest’s door.

County: Powys

Community: Llangattock (Llangatwg)

Community: Llangattock

Built-Up Area: Llangattock

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

Find accommodation in
Llangattock

History

Medieval preaching cross base and shaft.

Exterior

The remains of an octagonal stone shaft, c 0.8m high, with large broach stops. On a square base with chamfered upper edge, standing on a rectangular plinth of flat stones, some of which have fallen away.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as the remains of a substantial medieval preaching cross.

Group value with the Church of St Cattwg.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II* Church of St Cattwg
    Located at the N end of the village, 0.6km from Crickhowell Bridge. In an oval churchyard with a ly
  • II Village Farm
    Located in Llangattock village, immediately S of the Church. Bounded by a stone wall to the front w
  • II Old Six Bells
    Located in the centre of Llangattock village, 80m S of the Church, on the road which leads out to Ff
  • II Barn at Plas Llangattwg including pigsties
    Situated at the SW end of the grounds of Plas Llangatwg, and lining the street within Llangattock vi
  • II* Plas Llangattwg
    Located at the N end of the village, 0.15km from the church. The house is situated within oval-shap
  • II Horse Shoe Inn
    Located on the NE side of the main street in Llangattock village, opposite the turning to Park Drive
  • II Beech View
    Located on the SW side of the main street in Llangattock, almost opposite Plas Llangattwg Barn and 0
  • II* 'Peach House' at Plas Llangattwg including attached former boiler-house
    Located in the kitchen gardens at Plas Llangattwg. The W end of the structure forms part of a long

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.