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Joseph Cooke Monument in the Churchyard Circa 27 Metres South West of West Tower to the Church of St, Painswick

Description: Joseph Cooke Monument in the Churchyard Circa 27 Metres South West of West Tower to the Church of St

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133429

OS Grid Reference: SO8661709622
OS Grid Coordinates: 386617, 209622
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7851, -2.1954

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)

9/242 Joseph Cooke monument in
the churchyard c.27 m
south west of west tower
to the Church of St Mary


Sarcophagus monument. To Joseph Cooke, 1828. Sandstone and limestone. Steeply
hipped top carrying bold inscriptions, set on a chest with battered sides on a
cyma base; all on a stone platform contained by weathered curb, formerly
railed. The sandstone cap has a palmette cyma frieze; the chest is in limestone
on sandstone base. Joseph Cooke was aged 77. A late monument, of an unusual
form for this churchyard, in good condition.

Listing NGR: SO8661709622

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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