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Group of 5 Chest Tombs Approximately 3.5 Metres South Vestry of Church of St Peter, Dunchurch

Description: Group of 5 Chest Tombs Approximately 3.5 Metres South Vestry of Church of St Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 308692

OS Grid Reference: SP4862571255
OS Grid Coordinates: 448625, 271255
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3372, -1.2878

Location: 87 The Square, Dunchurch, Warwickshire CV22 6NU

Locality: Dunchurch
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV22 6NU

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Listing Text

SP4871 (North side)
11/50 Group of 5 chest tombs approx.
3.5m. S of vestry of Church of
St. Peter
Group of 5 chest tombs. Early C19, Moulded sandstone. All have moulded plinth
and top. Left: 1821 etc. Sides have 2 fielded shaped panels. Ogee stop-chamfered
corners. Inscriptions to William Sutton. Right: 1831 etc. Shallow pitched top.
Slate panels with carved arrow head ornament to each corner. Inscriptions to
Sarah Bowen etc. Inscribed 'Alcott, Rugby' at base. Tomb approx. 5m. south.
1835. Running foliage band to top and bottom, and square corner balusters with
leaf scroll panels. Sides divided into 2 by narrow moulded fielded panel.
Moulded top. Inscription to Thomas Sutton. Fourth and fifth tombs have 2 shallow
fielded panels and gadrooned corners. The fourth has inscription to the Mason

Listing NGR: SP4862571255

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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