Description: Hood Family Monument, 24 Metres South of Nave, Church of St Leonard
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 267723
OS Grid Reference: ST5198833890
OS Grid Coordinates: 351988, 133890
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1023, -2.6871
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BUTLEIGH CP HIGH STREET (North side)
11/10 Hood family monument, 24 metres
south of nave, Church of St.
Chest tomb. Late C18/early C19. Dressed stone. Oblong chest on a moulded plinth, entablature with triglyphs, guttae and
paterae dentil cornicei slab top with fluted ends and scroll decoration. Earliest inscription to John Periam of Wootton
House, 1788; though monument principally intended for Hood family; inscription to Capt. Alexander Hood of 1798; and to
Admiral Lord Hood of Avalon. Further C19 inscriptions.
Listing NGR: ST5198833890
Source: English Heritage
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