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Unidentified Memorial, About 14 Metres South of North West Gate in Churchyard of Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Tetbury, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6357 / 51°38'8"N

Longitude: -2.16 / 2°9'36"W

OS Eastings: 389020

OS Northings: 192995

OS Grid: ST890929

Mapcode National: GBR 1P0.DQ0

Mapcode Global: VH95K.H4YY

Entry Name: Unidentified Memorial, About 14 Metres South of North West Gate in Churchyard of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 21 March 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153440

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128476

Location: Tetbury, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Tetbury

Built-Up Area: Tetbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tetbury St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 8892-8992 TETBURY CHURCH STREET
(Inset, section E) (east end)

8/200 Unidentified memorial, about 14m
south of north west gate in
churchyard of Church of St. Mary


II*

Very large and elaborate sarcophagus tomb. Mid C18. Limestone.
Tall double-stepped base with tall moulded plinth and gadrooned
acanthus carved sarcophagus with bellied profile and remains of
paired cherub heads in centre of each long side. Above is second
moulded plinth with 2 Corinthian half-capitals back to back against
plain inscription panels, now completely eroded. Originally at the
top an 8-point gadrooned finial, lying on the north side of the
base at the time of survey (October 1984). Base breaking up badly.


Listing NGR: ST8902092995

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