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Winchcombe and One Unidentified Monuments Circa 25 Metres North of North Aisle in Churchyard of Chur, Painswick

Description: Winchcombe and One Unidentified Monuments Circa 25 Metres North of North Aisle in Churchyard of Chur

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133391

OS Grid Reference: SO8664909674
OS Grid Coordinates: 386649, 209674
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7856, -2.1949

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)
9/204 Winchcombe and one uniden-
tified monuments c.25 m
north of north aisle in
churchyard of Church of St


(a) Chest tomb. Early to mid C18. Limestone. Flat table to cavetto mould,
lyre ends with cartouche, bolection mould panel with floral drops to north,
bolection moulded fielded panel to south, on wide cavetto base. Some lettering
to south, but generally not legible. The 1879 survey records Edwin Winchcombe,
clothier, 1739, but the overall design looks twenty years earlier than this.
This monument lies isolated from others in this zone.

(b) Small footstone, c.3 m north of (a). Probably late C17. A small stone
with good scrolls, flanked by small 'Ionic' colonettes, and with a deep panel.
A date of 1818 is legible, but the stone is certainly considerably earlier than

Listing NGR: SO8664909674

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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