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Pair of Tombs at East End of Church of St. Michael (Baron and Lady Willoughby De Eresby), Edenham

Description: Pair of Tombs at East End of Church of St. Michael (Baron and Lady Willoughby De Eresby)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 194109

OS Grid Reference: TF0623721840
OS Grid Coordinates: 506237, 321840
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7837, -0.4263

Location: 50 Main Street, Edenham, Lincolnshire PE10 0LG

Locality: Edenham
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE10 0LG

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Listing Text

TF 02 SE (east side)

7/135 Pair of tombs at
east end of Church
of St. Michael
(Baron and Lady
Willoughby de


Pair of tombs. 1865. Limestone ashlar with polished pink marble
and sandstone. In form they are Gothic sarcophagi set on low
plinths and having low pitched hipped tops supported on circular
marble shafts with annular bases and stiff leaf foliate capitals.
The sides have 3 cusped sunk panels, the central ones being
segmental, flanked by pointed arches, all with annular angle
shafts and sunk spandrels. To the ends are sunken cusped pointed
panels containing shields of arms and heraldic devices. The
sarcophagi have moulded cornices with fleurons. They commemorate
Lady Willoughby de Eresby, died 1865 and Baron Willoughby de
Eresby who died in the same year.

Listing NGR: TF0623721840

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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