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Pontife Monument, Approximately 40 Metres North East of North Chapel of Church of St Peter and St Pa, Godalming

Description: Pontife Monument, Approximately 40 Metres North East of North Chapel of Church of St Peter and St Pa

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 291357

OS Grid Reference: SU9686944036
OS Grid Coordinates: 496869, 144036
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1874, -0.6153

Location: Borough Road, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1EL

Locality: Godalming
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU7 1EL

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Listing Text

SU 9644 SE
(east side, off)
Pontife monument, approx
40 metres north-east of
north chapel of Church of
St Peter and St Paul

Chest tomb. c.1830. Ashlar. In Neo-Classical style. Roll-moulded base
stone. Plinth. Attached Tuscan columns support entablature. Segmental-
sectioned lid with segmental pediments to ends and to centre of each long side,
all with fans in tympana. Pulvinated oval panel to each side with fluted edge
and fans to spandrels, panels on longer sides flanked by columns with rustica-
tion either side. Inscription on south panel commemorates 'Sarah the beloved
wife of Mr Edmund Pontife x London', d.1830, with rest of inscription worn.
North-west column fallen and monument ivy-covered at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SU9686944036

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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