British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Four Monuments in Churchyard to South of South Aisle of Church F St James, Cherhill

Description: Four Monuments in Churchyard to South of South Aisle of Church F St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 316232

OS Grid Reference: SU0385270270
OS Grid Coordinates: 403852, 170270
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4314, -1.9460

Location: The Street, Cherhill, Wiltshire SN11 8XP

Locality: Cherhill
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN11 8XP

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SU 07 SW
(north side)
9/108 Four monuments in churchyard
to south of south aisle of
Church of St James
Four chest tombs, C18 to early C19, ashlar. From west:
a) Pottow monument, later C18 with raised fielded centre plaque
each side flanked by fielded strips. Baluster angles, moulded
base and cornice with pulvinated frieze. South inscription to
H. Pottow, died 1788. `
b) K. Pottow monument, early C19, ashlar. Hexagonal plaque with
concave-curved sides on horizontally-fluted ground. Flanking
niches with draped urns to north, cherub heads and drapery to
south. End angle piers have carved classical trophies. North
inscription to Kezia Pottow died 1826.
c) Unidentified monument, early C19, with fluted frieze, slab
sides with low relief plaques and floral ornament between.
Anthemion and husk ornament angle piers. Oval end plaques
with plant sprays.
d) Unidentified monument, early C19, with plinth, base, cornice
and stepped ridged top. Baluster angles and sunk side plaques
with scroll motif to centre.

Listing NGR: SU0385270270

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.