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Two Butcher Monuments, About 16m North of East Buttress of Porch in Churchyard of Church of St Nicho, Standish

Description: Two Butcher Monuments, About 16m North of East Buttress of Porch in Churchyard of Church of St Nicho

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 132518

OS Grid Reference: SO8006808442
OS Grid Coordinates: 380068, 208442
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7743, -2.2903

Location: B4008, Standish, Gloucestershire GL10 3EU

Locality: Standish
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL10 3EU

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Listing Text

SO 80 NW
7/260 Two Butcher Monuments, about 16m
north of east buttress of porch in
churchyard of Church of St. Nicholas
Chest tomb, Samuel Butcher 1763; pedestal tomb, Joseph Butcher
1820 earliest decipherable. Limestone. Chest tomb: flat top,
moulded plinth and capping with south west corner broken off, lyre
ends with floral returns, cherubs' heads to west end and cartouche
to east. Large floral surround cartouche to south, recessed
moulded rectangular panel to north and flanking scroll reliefs.
Pedestal tomb: square, convex pyramidal cap with large crested
ball finial, plain top and tall plinth on base, unfluted columns to
each corner. Recessed panels with incised tombstone shape to east
and west and raised ovals with draped leaf reliefs to north and

Listing NGR: SO8006808442

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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