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Group of 7 Chest Tombs Approximately 17 Metres West of Tower of Church of All Saints, Stretton-on-Dunsmore

Description: Group of 7 Chest Tombs Approximately 17 Metres West of Tower of Church of All Saints

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 308840

OS Grid Reference: SP4066072521
OS Grid Coordinates: 440660, 272521
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3493, -1.4045

Location: Church Hill, Stretton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire CV23 9NA

Locality: Stretton-on-Dunsmore
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV23 9NA

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Listing Text

SP47SW (South side)
5/54 Group of 7 chest tombs approx.
17m. of tower of Church of
All Saints


Group of 7 chest tombs. C17 and C1B. Moulded sandstone. Inscriptions to the
Chamberlayne family. Eastern block of 3: first and third tombs have plain piers,
with 2 slabs to sides and one slab to ends, and moulded tops. Southern tomb,
dated 1689, has inscription to Elizabeth. Northern tomb, dated 1694, 1758, and
1751, has inscriptions to Edward, Mrs. Taylor and Mrs Dry respectively. Central
tomb has angle piers with moulded bases and capitals. Western block of 4:
northern tomb is late C17/early C18. Moulded plinth and top and square angle
balusters. Inscription to John. Second and fourth tombs are plain, with
chamfered tops. The second, dated 1657, and fourth, dated 1658, each have
inscriptions to Edward. The third, dated 1658, has moulded top. Inscription to

Listing NGR: SP4066072521

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Source: English Heritage

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