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Tomb Chest of Robert Sherbrooke Adjacent the East Side of Workshops in Former Wood Yard of Oxton Hal, Oxton

Description: Tomb Chest of Robert Sherbrooke Adjacent the East Side of Workshops in Former Wood Yard of Oxton Hal

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 242192

OS Grid Reference: SK6304451650
OS Grid Coordinates: 463044, 351650
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0584, -1.0608

Location: Blind Lane, Oxton, Nottinghamshire NG25 0ST

Locality: Oxton
Local Authority: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG25 0ST

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/136 Tomb chest of Robert
Sherbrooke adjacent
the east side of
workshops in former
wood yard of Oxton


Tomb chest. 1710 and late C18. Ashlar and cast iron. Tomb
chest is Robert Sherbrooke, d.1710. Shaped top. At each angle
is a single engaged large vase moulding. Extending around the
tomb are C18 spiked iron railings set on an ashlar plinth. At
each angle and in the centre of the 2 longest sides are single
railings topped with small urns with small orb finials. The
Sherbrookes' seat was Oxton Hall. The tomb probably erected by a
descendant. The tomb is sited in what was probably a Quaker
burial ground.

Listing NGR: SK6304451650

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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