Churchyard Cross in All Saints' Churchyard

Leicestershire

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Churchyard cross, All Saints church, Hoby

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Medieval
Sundial

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Leicestershire County Council

District Council

Melton Borough Council

Parish

Hoby with Rotherby

Parliamentary Constituency

Rutland and Melton

Grid Reference

SE669669 (466909, 317332)

WGS84 Coordinates

52.7491, -1.00863

Nearest Postcode

LE14 3DU

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Notes

A standing stone cross located within the churchyard of All Saint's Church. The cross is medieval in date and includes a socket stone and part of a shaft. The socket stone has stepped corner mouldings. Set into the centre of the socket is a stone shaft of tapering square section with moulded rounded angles. The stump of the shaft is surmounted by a later sundial. The full surviving height of the cross is 1.55 metres. The cross is Scheduled and Listed Grade II.

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