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Luxton Headstone Approximately 12 Metres South of South Aisle of Church of St Matthew

A Grade II Listed Building in Coldridge, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8535 / 50°51'12"N

Longitude: -3.8505 / 3°51'1"W

OS Eastings: 269841

OS Northings: 107634

OS Grid: SS698076

Mapcode National: GBR L0.VJCV

Mapcode Global: FRA 26TV.9PZ

Entry Name: Luxton Headstone Approximately 12 Metres South of South Aisle of Church of St Matthew

Listing Date: 15 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95577

Location: Coldridge, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Coldridge

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Coldridge St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

COLDRIDGE COLDRIDGE
SS 60 NE
1/25 Luxton headstone approximately
- 12 metres south of south aisle
of Church of St Matthew
GV II

Headstone. Early C19 in memory of Elizabeth Luxton. Upright square-headed slab
standing approximately 0.8 metres high. The front is arranged to produce a nowy-
headed plaque with the first word 'Sacred' in ornate Gothic lettering and continued
in upper and lower case Roman serif recording the death of Elizabeth Luxton in
1789. The shallow bas-relief frame is enriched with floriate decoration with a
Biblical quote around the top. The stone is covered in lichen and is signed but
all that can be read is.........of Winkleigh.


Listing NGR: SS6983907636

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