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Pair of Hobbs Monuments, About 2 1/2 Metres South East of Gearing Monument in Churchyard of Church o, Lechlade

Description: Pair of Hobbs Monuments, About 2 1/2 Metres South East of Gearing Monument in Churchyard of Church o

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 129029

OS Grid Reference: SU2148899493
OS Grid Coordinates: 421488, 199493
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6938, -1.6905

Location: High Street, Lechlade, Gloucestershire GL7 3AB

Locality: Lechlade
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3AB

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Listing Text

(east side)

10/184 Pair of hobbs Monuments, about 2.5m
south-east of Gearing Monument in
churchyard of Church of St. Lawrence


Two chest tombs. To north, William Hobbs, died 1803 (?); to south,
Elizabeth Hobbs, died 1812 (?). Limestone. To north: flat top
with straight edges, moulded plinth. Cut-off corners. Plain ends
and sides with remains of low relief cartouche around inscription
on north side. Inscriptions mostly obliterated. Top has been
pieced, and has moved. To south: moulded plinth and capping on
tall base with plain frieze. Three-stepped tent top with curved
then straight edges. End panels have incised rectangular panel
with projecting semi-circular section at top. Fielded side panels
with flanking fluted strips.

Listing NGR: SU2148899493

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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