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Churchyard Wall of St Margaret's

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2665 / 53°15'59"N

Longitude: -3.4955 / 3°29'43"W

OS Eastings: 300349

OS Northings: 375433

OS Grid: SJ003754

Mapcode National: GBR 4Z1N.0R

Mapcode Global: WH65H.85P5

Entry Name: Churchyard Wall of St Margaret's

Listing Date: 6 December 2002

Last Amended: 6 December 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 80739

Location: Forming a rectangular enclosure to St Margaret's churchyard. Timber gates at SW and small iron gate at NW (to vicarage). Small breach at NE corner gives access to an additional graveyard.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Bodelwyddan

Community: Bodelwyddan

Locality: The Village

Built-Up Area: Bodelwyddan

Traditional County: Flintshire

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History

Probably built c1860, at the time of the completion of St Margaret''''s church to the design of John Gibson.

Exterior

A very low wall in local limestone with a moulded coping, surrounding the churchyard of St Margaret. Stone gatepiers at main entrace at SW corner. Flight of steps to gate leading to vicarage at NW corner. On the S side the churchyard is adjacent to and level with the pavement of the road. On the W side the adjacent field has a ditch against the wall, creating a ha-ha on this side only. Elsewhere the adjacent land is at a lower level than the churchyard.

The main gatepiers are at the SW corner. Tall stone piers with chamfered arrises and gabled copings; timber gates.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for group value with St Margaret''''s church.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II* Church of St Margaret (The Marble Church)
    At N side of the former St Asaph road now bypassed by the adjacent A55. Low perimeter wall separately listed.
  • II Fountain near Marble Church
    On N side of former St Asaph road now by-passed by A55; on corner with road to hospital.
  • II Bodelwyddan Vicarage
    To E of Bodelwyddan village, on a site corner to corner with St Margaret's churchyard. Gate and steps link to churchyard.
  • II Bodelwyddan Village Hall (former School)
    In Bodelwyddan Village, opposite the Vicarage.
  • II 18, The Village
    To the W side of the street of Bodelwyddan Village, opposite the Vicarage, in 2 terraces; shared front access paths behind low stone wall; shared rear paths.
  • II 17, The Village
    To the W side of the street of Bodelwyddan Village, opposite the Vicarage, in 2 terraces; shared front access paths behind low stone wall; shared rear paths.
  • II 16, The Village
    To the W side of the street of Bodelwyddan Village, opposite the Vicarage, in 2 terraces; shared front access paths behind low stone wall; shared rear paths.
  • II 15, The Village
    To the W side of the street of Bodelwyddan Village, opposite the Vicarage, in 2 terraces; shared front access paths behind low stone wall; shared rear paths.

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