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Group of a Chest Tomb, Headstone and Row of 4 Headstones Approximately 8 Metres South of South West , Priors Hardwick

Description: Group of a Chest Tomb, Headstone and Row of 4 Headstones Approximately 8 Metres South of South West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 305680

OS Grid Reference: SP4716556181
OS Grid Coordinates: 447165, 256181
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2019, -1.3113

Locality: Priors Hardwick
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV47 7SN

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Listing Text

SP4756 (East side)
14/104 Group of a chest tomb,
headstone and row of 4
headstones approx. 8m. S of SW
corner of Church of St. Mary


Group of chest tomb, headstone and row of 4 headstones. Chest tomb late C18,
headstones late C17 and early C18. Moulded and carved ironstone. Chest tomb has
moulded plinth and projecting top and shallow fielded panels. Headstone dated
1684 has scrolled top with 2 winged heads, convex cartouche with wreath, and
flowers. 2 early C18 headstones have segmental top, broken segmental pediment
with winged head, entablature with leaf scrolls. Composite half-columns and
moulded fielded panel. Early/mid C18 headstone with scrolled pediment and winged
head, fielded panel and indistinct patterned border.

Listing NGR: SP4716556181

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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