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Church of St Mary the Virgin Headstone Approximately 10 Metres East of East Window and South of Item 4/78

A Grade II Listed Building in Gestingthorpe, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0159 / 52°0'57"N

Longitude: 0.6397 / 0°38'23"E

OS Eastings: 581241

OS Northings: 238559

OS Grid: TL812385

Mapcode National: GBR QHM.LKK

Mapcode Global: VHJHT.1LKH

Entry Name: Church of St Mary the Virgin Headstone Approximately 10 Metres East of East Window and South of Item 4/78

Listing Date: 19 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168206

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114287

Location: Gestingthorpe, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Gestingthorpe

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Gestingthorpe St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

2/77 Church of St. Mary the
Virgin. Head and foot
stones approx. 10 metres
eastof east window and
south of item 4/78


Head and foot stones circa 1769. One of a pair (qv. 4/78). The headstone with
wave curved top. The central moulded oval frame with mourning woman dressed in
widow's weeds leaning on a Roman altar which is surmounted by a two handled urn.
Willow tree background. Bay leaf ornamentation drapes the frame. Plain
footstone reads H.H. 1769.

Listing NGR: TL8124138559

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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