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Rose Monument, Circa 4 Metres East of East End of Chancel in the Churchyard of the Church of St Leon, Bledington

Description: Rose Monument, Circa 4 Metres East of East End of Chancel in the Churchyard of the Church of St Leon

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130161

OS Grid Reference: SP2451622555
OS Grid Coordinates: 424516, 222555
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9010, -1.6451

Location: Church Road, Bledington, Gloucestershire OX7 6XG

Locality: Bledington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6XG

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Listing Text

SP 2422
(south side)
12/49 Rose monument, c4m east of east
end of chancel in the churchyard
of the Church of St. Leonard
Chest tomb to Christopher Rose and his son. Mid C18. Limestone on
limestone standing. Plinth with moulded capping. Sunken oval
inscription panel on south side flanked by finely carved
rectangular panels with foliate decoration, similar inscription
panel on north side. Inscription at west end to Christopher Rose,
son of Christopher Rose, sunken rectangular panel with face of
winged cherub at top. Monogram of the initials C.R. intertwined
with faces of 2 winged cherubs in upper corners at east end.

Listing NGR: SP2451622555

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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