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Cross in St Wonnow's churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Mitchel Troy, Monmouthshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7936 / 51°47'36"N

Longitude: -2.7473 / 2°44'50"W

OS Eastings: 348557

OS Northings: 210813

OS Grid: SO485108

Mapcode National: GBR FJ.YC4D

Mapcode Global: VH870.B5GV

Entry Name: Cross in St Wonnow's churchyard

Listing Date: 27 September 2001

Last Amended: 27 September 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 25762

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: About 20m N of the church of St Wonnow

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Monmouth

Community: Mitchel Troy (Llanfihangel Troddi)

Community: Mitchel Troy

Locality: Wonastow

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

Medieval base, otherwise all post-1865, when it was restored in memory of Sir William, 8th Baronet of Chevet and Dame Mary Milborne Swinnerton-Pilkington his wife.

Exterior

Sandstone. Square plan, with 2 broad steps of flagstones, a monolithic base with broach-stop corners, and a tall octagonal shaft finished with a collar and a Gothic-style cross. On the W side of the base is a bronze plaque stating that it was restored in commemoration of Sir William 8th Baronet of Chevet and Dame Mary Milborne Swinnerton-Pilkington his wife.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with the church.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II* Church of St Wonnow
    About 2.5km SW of Monmouth, close to Wonastow Court on the S side of the minor road between Monmouth
  • II Wonastow Court
    Set in its own grounds on the S side of the road from Monmouth to Dingestow, about 2.5km SW of Monmo
  • II Wonastow House
    About 400m NNW of the church of St Wonnow, on an elevated site off the N side of the minor road from
  • II Wonastow Lodge
    On the S side of a former drive to Wonastow Court, off the S side of the minor road from Monmouth to
  • II* Church of St Michael
    In the centre of Mitchel Troy village, on the N side of the old road from Monmouth to Raglan.
  • II Cross in St Michael's Churchyard
    In the centre of Mitchel Troy village, on the N side of the old road from Monmouth to Raglan
  • II Church Farmhouse, Barn to W
    About 150m SW of the church of St Michael and 10m W of Church Farmhouse, set back on the S side of t
  • II Church Farmhouse
    In the centre of the village, about 150m SW of the church of St Michael, set back on the S side of t

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