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Knight and Phillips Monuments Circa 32 Metres South East of North Gateway to Churchyard of Church of, Painswick

Description: Knight and Phillips Monuments Circa 32 Metres South East of North Gateway to Churchyard of Church of

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133402

OS Grid Reference: SO8668009678
OS Grid Coordinates: 386680, 209678
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7856, -2.1945

Location: Victoria 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)
9/215 Knight and Phillips monu-
ments c.32 m south east of
north gateway to church-
yard of Church of St Mary

Two pedestal tombs. Late C18. Limestone.

(a) Flat pyramidal top to moulded edge, sunk panels two faces, round raised on
two faces, with cherubs, cross and book. Inscriptions worn, but include William
Knight, 1785; a date of 1738 probably earlier than the design of the monument.
Set on a 3-step base, formerly railed.

(b) Tall monument set diagonally on square base. Square domed terminal, moul-
ded capping, fluted frieze, raised shouldered panels, moulded base. Inscrip-
tions include James Phillips, 1796; Daniel Phillips, n.d.; Robert Wight, 1866.
The design is probably of the 1796 date.

Listing NGR: SO8668009678

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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