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Table Tomb to Charles Family Circa One Yard North of Monument to Best Family in Churchyard of Church, Boxley

Description: Table Tomb to Charles Family Circa One Yard North of Monument to Best Family in Churchyard of Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173600

OS Grid Reference: TQ7753958929
OS Grid Coordinates: 577539, 158929
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3018, 0.5454

Location: The Street, Boxley, Kent ME14 3DR

Locality: Boxley
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 3DR

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/93 Table tomb to Charles
Family circa one yard
north of monument to
Best Family in Church-
yard of Church of
St Mary and All Saints


Table tomb, Early C19. Stone on stone base with moulded plinth
and corniced lid. Long sides have side panels with vertical
stepped recess on either side of vertical raised fluting tapering
towards bottom, with acanthus leaf at base and lunette at top.
Central panels recessed. Inscribed area surrounded by channel
cut diagonally across corners and with fluted rays in each
corner beyond the diagonals. Ends have plain side panels with
stepped central recess, and recessed central panels with
shouldered channel round inscribed areas. South side to memory
of William Charles, Surgeon, of Maidstone, died 1832, also of
Mary his wife, died 1821. East end to William Charles, their
son, died 1810. North side to memory of 3 children, died 1799,
1819 and 1821. West end blank.

Listing NGR: TQ7733258920

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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