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Three Monuments in the Churchyard Circa 10-13 Metres West of West Tower to the Church of St Mary, Painswick

Description: Three Monuments in the Churchyard Circa 10-13 Metres West of West Tower to the Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133432

OS Grid Reference: SO8663109634
OS Grid Coordinates: 386631, 209634
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7852, -2.1952

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)

9/245 Three monuments in the
churchyard c.10-13 m west
of west tower to the
Church of St Mary


One altar and two chest tombs.

(a) Altar tomb, furthest in group from tower. To William Dobbins, Maltster,
1765. Limestone. Flat top to cavetto mould edge; egg and dart mould east and
west over 2 cherubs and palm fronds to east and skull with bones, west. Both
end panels over gadrooned base. South side has central section brought forward,
with vertical panels; north similar. All rather worn. Cyma base. Not legible,
information from 1879 survey.

(b) Chest tomb, c.2 m east of preceding. To Daniel Shatford, 1746. Lime-
stone. Thick top to cyma edge, good scrolled lyre ends; south has raised panel
flanked by rococo scrolls. Some lettering, but not legible; north similar, very
worn. Broad cyma base. The design could be a little earlier, but the informa-
tion is from the 1879 survey.

(c) Chest tomb, c.3 m south of the last. To John Sparry, Clothier, 1745.
Limestone. Flat top to cyma edge, rococo scrolled lyre ends, north and south
have sunk panels with scrolls, some lettering, but not legible. Ovolo mould
base. Information from 1879 survey.

Listing NGR: SO8663109634

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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