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Edmonds Monument, About 8 1/2 Metres North of Main Door in Congregational Chapel Grounds, Fairford

Description: Edmonds Monument, About 8 1/2 Metres North of Main Door in Congregational Chapel Grounds

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129771

OS Grid Reference: SP1493400950
OS Grid Coordinates: 414934, 200950
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7071, -1.7853

Location: Milton Street, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4BW

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

14/214 Edmonds monument, about 8.5m
north of main door in Congregational
Chapel grounds


Chest tomb. Edmonds family, late C18. Limestone. Square with
large cross-gabled very flat pitched cap over deep projecting
cornice with plain modules, with plain frieze supported by 4 squat
unfluted Doric corner columns, with "stylobate" now at ground
level. Inscriptions between on plain panels incised with Greek
key pattern to corners, -------Edmonds 1789 (?) to west; John 1819
to north; Elizabeth 1842 to east. An unusual and complete design
although with some weathering, especially to columns, with strong
reference to the work of Ledoux. 1,960 x 2,010mm, c.1,630mm high.

Listing NGR: SP1493400950

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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