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Latitude: 51.158 / 51°9'28"N
Longitude: 0.5531 / 0°33'11"E
OS Eastings: 578628
OS Northings: 142958
OS Grid: TQ786429
Mapcode National: GBR PSM.8NJ
Mapcode Global: VHJN0.J5R3
Entry Name: Group of 4 Monuments About 7 1/2 Metres South of South Aisle of Church of All Saints
Listing Date: 25 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1060717
English Heritage Legacy ID: 174581
Location: Staplehurst, Maidstone, Kent, TN12
Civil Parish: Staplehurst
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
STAPLEHURST HIGH STREET
TQ 74 SE (East side)
3/114 Group of 4
7 1/2 metres south
of south aisle
of Church of
Group of 4 chest tombs. Early C18. All stone. Three tombs aligned
west-east, bordering churchyard path, with a fourth to the south of
the east tomb.
West chest tomb: moulded plinth, corniced lid, and moulded side
panels. Inscription on north side to Mrs. Grace Usborne, d.1712.
"Central" chest tomb: moulded plinth, corniced lid, and continuously-
moulded side and end panels. West end inscribed to Thomas Usborn
ye Elder, d. 166 (- ?) .
East chest tomb: moulded plinth, corniced lid, and continuously-
moulded side and end panels. Inscription barely legible at time of re-
South chest tomb: moulded plinth and cornice. Plain side and end
panels. Inscription illegible at time of re-survey.
Listing NGR: TQ7857343021
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