SO6101 : Northwest side of The Cross pub, Aylburton

taken 1 year ago, near to Aylburton, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Northwest side of The Cross pub, Aylburton
Northwest side of The Cross pub, Aylburton
Located opposite the medieval Market Cross, LinkExternal link this is the Chapel Hill side of the large High Street pub.
The pub which dates from the 17th century was much altered in the 19th century.
Grade II listed in 1988.
Listed Buildings and Structures
Listed buildings and structures are officially designated as being of special architectural, historical or cultural significance. There are over half a million listed structures in the United Kingdom, covered by around 375,000 listings.
Listed status is more commonly associated with buildings or groups of buildings, however it can cover many other structures, including bridges, headstones, steps, ponds, monuments, walls, phone boxes, wrecks, parks, and heritage sites, and in more recent times a road crossing (Abbey Road) and graffiti art (Banksy 'Spy-booth') have been included.

In England and Wales there are three main listing designations;
Grade I (2.5%) - exceptional interest, sometimes considered to be internationally important.
Grade II* (5.5%) - particularly important buildings of more than special interest.
Grade II (92%) - nationally important and of special interest.

There are also locally listed structures (at the discretion of local authorities) using A, B and C designations.

In Scotland three classifications are also used but the criteria are different. There are around 47,500 Listed buildings.
Category A (8%)- generally equivalent to Grade I and II* in England and Wales
Category B (51%)- this appears generally to cover the ground of Grade II, recognising national importance.
Category C (41%)- buildings of local importance, probably with some overlap with English Grade II.

In Northern Ireland the criteria are similar to Scotland, but the classifications are:
Grade A (2.3%)
Grade B+ (4.7%)
Grade B (93%)

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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 September, 2016   (more nearby)
Monday, 24 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  Village, Rural settlement  Business, Retail, Services 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 6172 0181 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:42.8223N 2:33.3279W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 6172 0179
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