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Chest Tomb to Fletcher Family and Head and Foot Stone Approximately 8 Metres North of North Transept, Asthall

Description: Chest Tomb to Fletcher Family and Head and Foot Stone Approximately 8 Metres North of North Transept

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253561

OS Grid Reference: SP2872511405
OS Grid Coordinates: 428725, 211405
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8006, -1.5848

Location: Asthal, Oxfordshire OX18 4HW

Locality: Asthall
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 4HW

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Listing Text

17/5 Chest tomb to Fletcher Family
and head and foot stone
approx. 8m N of N transept of
Church of St. Nicholas

Chest tomb and head and foot stones. Chest tomb c.1730. Stone. Rectangular. 2
inscribed panels to each side with ribbon and flower carved strips to centre,
and winged head and flower carved strips to left and right. Cartouche to east
end with rococo scroll surround. Plain inscribed panel to west end. Cornice
moulding to top slab. Bale top with shell-lined niches having sculls to ends.
Ribs to centre and ends, centre having flaming urn finial, finials to left and
right missing. Head and foot stone. Dated 1678. Stone. Square inscribed framed
panels with scrolls tops. All inscriptions worn.

Listing NGR: SP2872511405

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Source: English Heritage

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