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Baldwin Memorial, About 8 Metres South East of South Transept in Churchyard of Church of St Kenelm, Sapperton

Description: Baldwin Memorial, About 8 Metres South East of South Transept in Churchyard of Church of St Kenelm

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 128362

OS Grid Reference: SO9474903394
OS Grid Coordinates: 394749, 203394
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7292, -2.0774

Location: Church Lane, Sapperton, Gloucestershire GL7 6LQ

Locality: Sapperton
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 6LQ

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There is also a scheduled monument, Churchyard Cross in St Kenelm's Churchyard, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text


1/86 Baldwin memorial, about 8m south
east of south transept in churchyard
of Church of St. Kenelm


Chest tomb, William Baldwin, died 1677. Limestone. Flat top,
chamfered plinth and moulded capping, heavy lyre ends with
elaborate carving: cartouche to east, flowers flanking a cherub
holding a book to west. Long sides have plain inscription panel
to south and oblong panel to north with festoon and 3 cherub heads
above, flanking spiral foliage designs with entwined hour glass
motif on right. High quality carving. Sinking to the south at
the time of survey (September 1984).

Listing NGR: SO9474903394

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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