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2 Chest Tombs at South East End of Church of St John the Baptist, Beside Main Footpath, Colsterworth

Description: 2 Chest Tombs at South East End of Church of St John the Baptist, Beside Main Footpath

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 193256

OS Grid Reference: SK9305824154
OS Grid Coordinates: 493058, 324154
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8069, -0.6209

Location: B6403, Colsterworth, Lincolnshire NG33 5NF

Locality: Colsterworth
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG33 5NF

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Listing Text

SK 9224-9324
(west side)
11/15 2 chest tombs at
south east end of
church of St.John
the Baptist, beside
main footpath
Pair of chest tombs. Late C18. Ashlar. Moulded bases and tops.
Lower tomb to west has raised inscription side panels with
bolection moulded surrounds, flanked by squat pilasters with
bulbous bases. To the west end a scrolled cartouche panel with
memento mori. The taller tomb to the east has large moulded
inscription side panels with recessed deeply concave ends.

Listing NGR: SK9305824154

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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