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Row of 5 Headstones to Chittenden Family, 2 to 10 Metres North of Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkhurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0377 / 51°2'15"N

Longitude: 0.5031 / 0°30'11"E

OS Eastings: 575588

OS Northings: 129467

OS Grid: TQ755294

Mapcode National: GBR PTX.VBV

Mapcode Global: FRA C6YC.MV4

Entry Name: Row of 5 Headstones to Chittenden Family, 2 to 10 Metres North of Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1253104

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169727

Location: Hawkhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Hawkhurst

Built-Up Area: Hawkhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

HAWKHURST THE MOOR
TQ 7429-7529 (south side)

18/377 Row of 5 headstones to
Chittenden family, 2 to
10 metres north of
Church of St Lawrence
GV II
Row of headstones. John Chittenden, clothier, d.1706. About 3 feet high, with
raised surround and scrolled and domed-shaped head with crude incised skull and
crossed bones. John Chittenden, d.1737. About 3½ feet high with ambitious but
crudely executed head, scrolled shoulders to scrolled swan-neck cornice, with
putti bearing crown over skull. Nathan Chittenden, d.1728. In every respect
similar to that of John Chittenden, the elder, except for an incised profile head
at top. Mary Chittenden, d,1716, identical to that of John Chittenden the elder,
first described. Rebecca Chittenden, d.1722, identical to the last.


Listing NGR: TQ7558629462

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