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Hitchcock Memorial Approximately 2 Metres South of Tower of Church of St Peter and St Paul, Deddington

Description: Hitchcock Memorial Approximately 2 Metres South of Tower of Church of St Peter and St Paul

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243882

OS Grid Reference: SP4673531691
OS Grid Coordinates: 446735, 231691
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9817, -1.3209

Location: Church Street, Deddington, Oxfordshire OX15 0TG

Locality: Deddington
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 0TG

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Listing Text

(North side)
8/158 Hitchcock memorial approx. 2m
S of tower of Church of St.
Peter and St. Paul

Chest tomb. Early C19 by Cakebread of Bloxham. Limestone or possibly Coade
stone. Neo-classical style. Elaborate rectangular chest, standing on a 2-step
plinth, has panelled sides flanked by acanthus-enriched consoles, and has a high
cover surrounded by antifixae carved with anthemion ornament, on which stands a
fluted and draped urn between flat scrolls. The earlier inscriptions are largely
illegible but a later inscription commemorates Sir William Hitchcock.

Listing NGR: SP4673531691

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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