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Pair of Sty Monuments in the Church Yard of the Church of St Andrew Circa 9 Metres North of Main Entrance

A Grade II Listed Building in Chedworth, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8076 / 51°48'27"N

Longitude: -1.9262 / 1°55'34"W

OS Eastings: 405184

OS Northings: 212107

OS Grid: SP051121

Mapcode National: GBR 3PT.RTH

Mapcode Global: VHB25.KTKP

Entry Name: Pair of Sty Monuments in the Church Yard of the Church of St Andrew Circa 9 Metres North of Main Entrance

Listing Date: 12 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340884

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131074

Location: Chedworth, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Chedworth

Built-Up Area: Chedworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Chedworth St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

CHEDWORTH CHEDWORTH VILLAGE
SP 0512
10/48 Pair of Sty monuments in the church-
yard of the Church of St Andrew c9m
north of main entrance

GV II

Two chest tombs to members of the Sty family. Limestone.
a) Pedestal tomb (nearest to churchyard entrance) to Joseph Sty,
died 1792 and Mary, his widow, died 1826. Raised inscription
panels on the north and south and at either end. Fluted
frieze. Capping with moulded margin and a stepped and hipped
upper capping stone.
b) Chest tomb c1m to the north of the latter to Sarah, wife of
Robert Sty, died 1747 and Sarah her daughter. Cartouche-like
inscription panels on the north and south sides with marginal
panels with draped decoration. Cartouche-like inscription
panels with cherubs' heads at the top at either end. Capping
with moulded margin and hipped upper capping stone.


Listing NGR: SP0518412107

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