History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Gunther Tomb, About 50 Metres West of Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkhurst, Kent

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0376 / 51°2'15"N

Longitude: 0.5022 / 0°30'7"E

OS Eastings: 575527

OS Northings: 129446

OS Grid: TQ755294

Mapcode National: GBR PTX.V35

Mapcode Global: FRA C6YC.MH8

Entry Name: Gunther Tomb, About 50 Metres West of Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169717

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

Find accommodation in
Hawkhurst

Listing Text

HAWKHURST THE MOOR
TQ 7429-7529 (south side)

18/367 Gunther tomb, about 50
metres west of Church of
St Lawrence
GV II
Chest tomb to Gunther family. Early C20. Originally on a railed platform, with
inset inscriptions to Gunther family. Chest tomb of C18 pattern, but much
enriched, with lugged and eared side panels with bead and reel moulding; urn-
shaped corner piers, enriched with acanthus leaf, and end panels with elaborate
arms cartouche. Moulded top slab. Inscriptions to various members of Gunther
family (C E Gunther of Tongswood, acquired 1902) from 1890 onwards.


Listing NGR: TQ7554729442

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.