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Greening Monument Circa 21 Metres North East of Lychgate in Churchyard to Church of St Mary, Painswick

Description: Greening Monument Circa 21 Metres North East of Lychgate in Churchyard to Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133378

OS Grid Reference: SO8660209652
OS Grid Coordinates: 386602, 209652
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7854, -2.1956

Location: New Street, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 6UN

Locality: Painswick
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 6UN

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Listing Text

SO 8609 (part)
(south-east side)
9/191 Greening monument c.21 m
north-east of Lych gate in
churchyard of the Church
of St Mary
Hexagonal pedestal tomb. Late C18. Limestone. Moulded capping to gadrooned
edge, frieze with rosettes and triglyphs: two faces are C20 replacements.
Raised shouldered panels with drapes and various carved decorations including a
skull, a dove, pick and shovel and crossed torches; high moulded hexagonal base
on square sub-base, formerly railed. To Henry Greening, Gent, 1806. Inscrip-
tion only partially legible. The square base includes an inset bronze plate to
Ann Greening, 1769: this is partly covered by the main monument. Lies immedia-
tely north of path.

Listing NGR: SO8660209649

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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