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Nine Monuments, Including Carter and Telling, About 17 Metres South of South East Porch Buttress, in, Fairford

Description: Nine Monuments, Including Carter and Telling, About 17 Metres South of South East Porch Buttress, in

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129705

OS Grid Reference: SP1515301134
OS Grid Coordinates: 415153, 201134
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7087, -1.7821

Location: High Street, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4AD

Locality: Fairford
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 4AD

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Listing Text

(west side)

13/149 Nine monuments, including Carter
and Telling, about 17m south of
south east porch buttress, in
churchyard of Church of St. Mary


Two chest tombs: William Carter, died 1794, to north; Ann Telling
(or Tilling), died 1803, to south; and row of 7 headstones, mostly
probably to Carter family, running from west end of Carter to
beyond east end of Telling. Limestone. Carter - stepped tent top
with curved top section, moulded plinth and capping on tall base,
plain frieze, plain recessed ends with fluted returns, plain
recessed sides with narrow flanking relief strips. Telling - tent
top, moulded capping, on base. Unusual design with 4 Egyptian
caryatids to corners. Slightly fielded end and side panels. Six
headstones have high relief cartouche with cherub head and wings,
all mid to late C18. Furthest to south is smaller and plain with
initials LC and date 1797.

Listing NGR: SP1515301134

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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