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Five Monuments, Including Annathe Newman Monument, in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter, Circ, Windrush

Description: Five Monuments, Including Annathe Newman Monument, in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter, Circ

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130680

OS Grid Reference: SP1931513040
OS Grid Coordinates: 419315, 213040
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8157, -1.7212

Location: Church Lane, Windrush, Gloucestershire OX18 4TS

Locality: Windrush
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 4TS

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Listing Text

WINDRUSH THE GREEN, Windrush Village
SP 1913
10/243 Five monuments, including Annathe
Newman monument, in the churchyard
of the Church of St. Peter,
c4.5m north of the tower

Annathe Newman bale tomb and pairs of headstones either side. C17-
mid C18. Limestone.
Chest tomb to Annathe Newman, wife of John Newman, daughter of
Hercule and Elizabeth Hitchman, died 1713. Moulded plinth. Raised
inscription plaque on north side, similar inscription plaque on
south. Narrow fielded panels at either end. Quarter balusters
with acanthus decoration at corners. Capping with moulded margin.
Balestone with ribbed decoration on bands and scalloped ends.
Carved face with large scrolls covering cheeks at west end. Flower
at centre of scallop at east end.
Double headstone to right. Segmental head to each half. Left side
initialled and dated 'K.F. 1694'. Right half initialled and dated
'R.F. 1704'. Both inscriptions in large raised letters.
Headstone to right with partially legible inscription with date
1606 on oval inscription plaque within foliate margin. Triangular
pediment flanked by scrolls. Marginal panels either side of
inscription plaque.
Headstone to left of bale tomb. C18. Segmental head. Partially
legible inscription to (?) Rowland and Mary Jackson within a finely
carved foliate border. Three, winged cherubs' heads at tops.
Small headstone to left of the latter. Traces of inscription
within flowing foliate border. Winged cherub's head at top. A
particularly fine group of varied monuments, flanking one of the
church paths.

Listing NGR: SP1931513040

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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