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Group of 3 Monuments in the Churchyard, 5 to 7 Metres North North West of Lychgate, Church of the Holy Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherston, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5727 / 51°34'21"N

Longitude: -2.2122 / 2°12'43"W

OS Eastings: 385392

OS Northings: 186004

OS Grid: ST853860

Mapcode National: GBR 1PP.CJ6

Mapcode Global: VH95Q.LQWQ

Entry Name: Group of 3 Monuments in the Churchyard, 5 to 7 Metres North North West of Lychgate, Church of the Holy Cross

Listing Date: 3 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199157

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318078

Location: Sherston, Wiltshire, SN16

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Sherston

Built-Up Area: Sherston

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Sherston Magna

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

SHERSTON CHURCH STREET
ST 8486-8586
(west side)
7/81 Group of 3 monuments in the church-
yard, 5-7m north-north-west of
Lychgate, Church of the Holy Cross
GV II

Three chest tombs. Early-mid C18. Limestone. Lettered from north
to south.
a) Unidentified. Early C18 with floral angle pilasters, rustic
floral sprays framing square panels to sides and oval panels
with floral borders to ends. Slab with deep chamfer.
b) Unidentified. Mid C18 with floral angle pilasters, 3 raised
and fielded panels to north side, central oval panel to south.
Moulded plinth and cyma recta moulded slab.
c) Unidentified. Early C18 with floral borders to 2 oval panels
on each side. Deep chamfer to base and to slab which is badly
weathered at time of resurvey (June 1986).


Listing NGR: ST8539486000

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