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Tomb of John, 2nd Baron Decies, About 1 Metre South of Christ Church, Goudhurst

Description: Tomb of John, 2nd Baron Decies, About 1 Metre South of Christ Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169485

OS Grid Reference: TQ7004735184
OS Grid Coordinates: 570047, 135184
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0908, 0.4268

Location: Church Road, Goudhurst, Kent TN17 2SF

Locality: Goudhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 2SF

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Listing Text

TQ 73 NW (east side)

5/135 Tomb of John, 2nd Baron
Decies, about 1 metre
south of Christ Church
Tomb/monument to John Hursley de la Poer Beresford, 2nd Baron Decies, d.1855.
Freestone and granite. Moulded plinth to medieval-style tomb chest, gabled with
cross, formed of 3 linked roll mouldings with leaf enrichment. Side panels of 5
quatrefoils in roundels with foliage enrichment, the cinquefoil arched end panels,
with attached shafts with cross and shield to east, and relief panel of achieve-
ment with angels as supporters to west.

Listing NGR: TQ7004735184

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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