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Row of 4 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter, Immediately East of the Porch, Leckhampton

Description: Row of 4 Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter, Immediately East of the Porch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135064

OS Grid Reference: SO9429819413
OS Grid Coordinates: 394298, 219413
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8733, -2.0842

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)
4/114 Row of 4 monuments in the
churchyard of the Church of
St Peter, immediately east of the


Row of 4 recumbent medieval effigies. Limestone. Medieval. All
the figures are dressed in long robes, the three closest to the
porch are probably the tombs of women; that furthest from the
porch has shorter robes and no headdress suggestng the figure may
be that of a man. The hands and feet of this monument are missing.
The head and hands of the adjacent monument are missing. All four
effigies rest their feet on dogs. The detail of all four
monuments is generally eroded. These monuments were found during
the digging of foundations for the new nave and north aisle during
the late C19.

Listing NGR: SO9429819413

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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