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Gunther Tomb, About 50 Metres West of Church of St Lawrence, Hawkhurst

Description: Gunther Tomb, About 50 Metres West of Church of St Lawrence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169717

OS Grid Reference: TQ7552729446
OS Grid Coordinates: 575527, 129446
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0376, 0.5022

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)

18/367 Gunther tomb, about 50
metres west of Church of
St Lawrence
Chest tomb to Gunther family. Early C20. Originally on a railed platform, with
inset inscriptions to Gunther family. Chest tomb of C18 pattern, but much
enriched, with lugged and eared side panels with bead and reel moulding; urn-
shaped corner piers, enriched with acanthus leaf, and end panels with elaborate
arms cartouche. Moulded top slab. Inscriptions to various members of Gunther
family (C E Gunther of Tongswood, acquired 1902) from 1890 onwards.

Listing NGR: TQ7554729442

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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