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Blakemore Monument Approximately 15 Metres South-West of Church of St Swithin, Ganarew

Description: Blakemore Monument Approximately 15 Metres South-West of Church of St Swithin

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 153798

OS Grid Reference: SO5294416313
OS Grid Coordinates: 352944, 216313
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8434, -2.6844

Location: A40, Ganarew, County of Herefordshire NP25 3SS

Locality: Ganarew
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: NP25 3SS

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Listing Text


5/7 Blakemore monument approximately
15 m south-west of
Church of St Swithin


Pedestal monument. c1855. Ashlar. Square-set, moulded plinth on stepped
base. Gothic. Stepped moulded capping with short pinnacle, band of
quatrefoils below inscription panels with cusped arch flanked by miniature
stepped buttress motif to each side, stiff-leaf embellishment to pinnacle
with implied tracery below of 2 cusped lights with rounder. Commemorates
Richard Blakemore Esq of The Leys in this parish, died 1855 and other
members of the Blakemore family.

Listing NGR: SO5294416313

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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