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John Cook Monument in the Churchyard Circa 14 Metres North of St Peter's Chapel to the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7855 / 51°47'7"N

Longitude: -2.1947 / 2°11'40"W

OS Eastings: 386665

OS Northings: 209668

OS Grid: SO866096

Mapcode National: GBR 1M6.3XL

Mapcode Global: VH94R.XD32

Entry Name: John Cook Monument in the Churchyard Circa 14 Metres North of St Peter's Chapel to the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 23 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133397

Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Painswick

Built-Up Area: Painswick

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Painswick St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

PAINSWICK NEW STREET
SO 8609 (part)
(south east side)
9/210 John Cook monument in the
churchyard c.14 m north of
St Peter's Chapel to the
Church of St Mary
GV II
Chest tomb. Late C17 or early C18, but inscription to John Cook, Clerk of this
Parish, 1830. Limestone. Thick top to plain chamfer edge, wide lyre ends, to
the east with cartouche and to west an angel with open book; north panel with
bold bolection mould and supporters, south has drapes and a poorly carved cherub
head. Some lettering, including 1830 inscription, but this is certainly a much
earlier monument, probably C17. Set to cyma base. A good example of the lyre
chest tomb of early date.


Listing NGR: SO8666509668

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