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Unidentified Memorial, About 14 Metres South of North West Gate in Churchyard of Church of St Mary, Tetbury

Description: Unidentified Memorial, About 14 Metres South of North West Gate in Churchyard of Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 128476

OS Grid Reference: ST8902092995
OS Grid Coordinates: 389020, 192995
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6357, -2.1600

Location: The Green, Tetbury, Gloucestershire GL8 8JG

Locality: Tetbury
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL8 8JG

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Listing Text

(Inset, section E) (east end)

8/200 Unidentified memorial, about 14m
south of north west gate in
churchyard of Church of St. Mary


Very large and elaborate sarcophagus tomb. Mid C18. Limestone.
Tall double-stepped base with tall moulded plinth and gadrooned
acanthus carved sarcophagus with bellied profile and remains of
paired cherub heads in centre of each long side. Above is second
moulded plinth with 2 Corinthian half-capitals back to back against
plain inscription panels, now completely eroded. Originally at the
top an 8-point gadrooned finial, lying on the north side of the
base at the time of survey (October 1984). Base breaking up badly.

Listing NGR: ST8902092995

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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