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Pair of Headstones About 10 to 12 Metres West of Church of St Laurence, Hawkhurst

Description: Pair of Headstones About 10 to 12 Metres West of Church of St Laurence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169715

OS Grid Reference: TQ7556429454
OS Grid Coordinates: 575564, 129454
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0376, 0.5028

Location: Horns Road, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 4NP

Locality: Hawkhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN18 4NP

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Listing Text

TQ 7429-7529 (south side)

Pair of headstones
about 10 to 12 metres
west of Church of
St Laurence

Pair of headstones. John Gurr, d.1745. Stone, about 3 feet high. Raised and
fielded inscription panel with raised segmental headed, with enriched scrolled
shoulders to segmental cornice. Head with crudely executed recumbent putti.
James ? d.1766, about 2½ feet high, with simple inscription panel, and pedestal
shoulders with flaming torches, and scrolled cornice. Head with cherub's head,
all-seeing eye, cloudburst, opening coffin and snake biting its tail.

Listing NGR: TQ7556429454

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Source: English Heritage

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