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2 Chest Tombs Approximately 11 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Matthew, Langford

Description: 2 Chest Tombs Approximately 11 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Matthew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253853

OS Grid Reference: SP2492602515
OS Grid Coordinates: 424926, 202515
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7208, -1.6406

Location: Church Lane, Langford, Oxfordshire GL7 3LG

Locality: Langford
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3LG

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Listing Text

(North side)
6/102 2 chest tombs approx. 11m S of
chancel of Church of St.

Pair of chest tombs. Late C17 and mid-C18. Limestone. Rectangular with
cavetto-moulded capping to C17 (south) tomb and moulded capping and stepped top
to C18 (north) tomb. C18 tomb has 2 carved heads of cherubs to east end and C17
tomb has carved decoration to long sides at west end. Inscriptions to both tombs
illegible at time of resurvey (July 1987).

Listing NGR: SP2493002516

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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