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Two Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter, 3 to 5 Metres West of the West End, Leckhampton

Description: Two Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter, 3 to 5 Metres West of the West End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135062

OS Grid Reference: SO9428119406
OS Grid Coordinates: 394281, 219406
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8732, -2.0845

Location: 2 Church Road, Leckhampton, Gloucestershire GL51 5XX

Locality: Leckhampton
Local Authority: Cheltenham Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL51 5XX

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Listing Text

SO 91 NW
(south side)
/112 Two monuments in the churchyard of
the Church of St Peter, 3 - 5m west
of the west end


Unidentified chest tomb and headstone. Limestone.
a) Chest tomb with lyre-shaped ends which appear to be the wrong
way up. Plain partially legible inscription panel, badly
eroded at the bottom on the north side. Thick capping with
moulded margin.
b) Unidentified headstone c2.5m north east of the preceding. Oval
inscription panel with raised margin. Large cherub's head with
swag draped around it's neck, at the top. The carving on this
monument is in particularly bold relief.

Listing NGR: SO9428119406

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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