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Lewis and 4 Unidentified Monuments Circa 17 Metres North West Corner of Tower in Churchyard to Churc, Painswick

Description: Lewis and 4 Unidentified Monuments Circa 17 Metres North West Corner of Tower in Churchyard to Churc

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133382

OS Grid Reference: SO8662409651
OS Grid Coordinates: 386624, 209651
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7854, -2.1953

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)
9/195 Lewis and 4 unidentified
monuments c.17 m north-
west corner of tower in
churchyard of the Church -
of St Mary

Pedestal tomb and 4 headstones. C18. Limestone.

(a) Lofty pedestal tomb, high moulded capping to flat cornice and moulding,
raised moulding circular panels east and west, sunk embellished mould north and
south, high moulded base on 2-step sub-base and platform, formerly railed.
Mainly illegible but a date 1774 decipherable. The 1879 survey records Joseph
Lewis 1807 and John Gardner 1774.

(b) Flanking (a), two headstones in line each to north and south. Two to left
(north) have segmental heads and rich rococo cartouches with cherubs' heads; to
the right, similar, one with good cartouche surround.

Listing NGR: SO8662409651

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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