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Church of St Peter Group of 4 Chest Tombs Approximately 4 Metres West of Tower, Stretton-on-Fosse

Description: Church of St Peter Group of 4 Chest Tombs Approximately 4 Metres West of Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 306523

OS Grid Reference: SP2233038340
OS Grid Coordinates: 422330, 238340
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0430, -1.6758

Location: Old Tree Cottages, Stretton-on-Fosse, Warwickshire GL56 9SJ

Locality: Stretton-on-Fosse
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 9SJ

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Listing Text

15/157 Church of St. Peter, group of
4 chest tombs approx. 4m. W of


Group of 4 chest tombs. 1748, 1818, 1830 and 1839. Limestone. All 4 chest tombs
rest on a flagstone and brick base with railings surround, the railings now
gone. That dated 1748 has a moulded plinth and baluster corners. One end is
carved with an orb overlooked by 3 putti heads. The other end depicts a putto
seated on an orb dangling a rose over a skull and part of a skeleton. Moulded
ledger. 2 identical chest tombs have moulded plinths with filleted corners and
plain ledgers. Chest tomb dated 1818 has simple moulded plinth and ledger.

Listing NGR: SP2233038340

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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