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Atwood Monument in Churchyard About 13 Metres North of North Wall of Church of St Nicholas, Winsley

Description: Atwood Monument in Churchyard About 13 Metres North of North Wall of Church of St Nicholas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314784

OS Grid Reference: ST7990960991
OS Grid Coordinates: 379909, 160991
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3476, -2.2898

Location: 12 St Nicholas Close, Winsley, Wiltshire BA15 2LE

Locality: Winsley
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA15 2LE

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Listing Text


3/336 Atwood monument in churchyard about
13m north of north wall of Church of
St Nicholas


Chest tomb with crowning urn, c1810, ashlar, elongated hexagon plan
with reeded strips at angles and oval south plaque with rosettes in
spandrels. Husk drop in canted sections. High raised concave
curved and fluted top with urn. South side inscription to Richard
Atwood of Turleigh Manor, died 1808. Not dissimilar to monument to
the architect/builder Thomas Warr Atwood, died 1775, in Weston
churchyard, Bath, reputedly by T. Baldwin. T.W. Atwood was younger
brother of R. Atwood.

Listing NGR: ST7990960991

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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