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Deykes Monument, in the Churchyard, About 1 1/2 Metres North of the Vestry Door, Church of St Mary, Newent

Description: Deykes Monument, in the Churchyard, About 1 1/2 Metres North of the Vestry Door, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125667

OS Grid Reference: SO7234025970
OS Grid Coordinates: 372340, 225970
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9316, -2.4037

Location: Court Lane, Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1AA

Locality: Newent
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 1AA

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/136 Deykes monument, in the churchyard,
about 1.5m north of the vestry door,
Church of St. Mary


Pedestal tomb; early C19; stone. Small pyramid top, fluted
edge, swept down to 2 steps, flat lid with moulded edge. Fluted
frieze with end and centre paterae originally, paterae now
weathered off. Sides flat margin to sunk rectangular panel,
slightly raised oval, leaf carving in spandrels. Moulded base.
Commemorates William Deykes, died 1827, and his wife, died 1807.

Listing NGR: SO7234025970

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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