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Chest Tomb to William Grantham Approximately 5 Metres West of Tower of Church of St Helen

A Grade II Listed Building in Benson, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6202 / 51°37'12"N

Longitude: -1.1132 / 1°6'47"W

OS Eastings: 461491

OS Northings: 191631

OS Grid: SU614916

Mapcode National: GBR B26.7F2

Mapcode Global: VHCYH.NJCV

Entry Name: Chest Tomb to William Grantham Approximately 5 Metres West of Tower of Church of St Helen

Listing Date: 28 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059369

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247750

Location: Benson, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Benson

Built-Up Area: Benson

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Benson

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BENSON CHURCH ROAD
SU6191 (North side)
7/41 Chest tomb to William Grantham
approx. 5m. W of tower of
Church of St. Helen

GV II


Chest tomb. c.1772. Stone. Square plan. Neoclassical style. Rectangular
inscribed panels to each face flanked by Ionic pilasters supporting frieze with
sunflower triglyphs. Dentil cornice. Shallow pyramidal roof with urn.


Listing NGR: SU6149191631

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