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Baker Tomb in St Mary's Churchyard 25 Metres to North North West of Nave

A Grade II Listed Building in Bayford, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7631 / 51°45'47"N

Longitude: -0.1038 / 0°6'13"W

OS Eastings: 530952

OS Northings: 208861

OS Grid: TL309088

Mapcode National: GBR KC2.JJM

Mapcode Global: VHGPN.4YY8

Entry Name: Baker Tomb in St Mary's Churchyard 25 Metres to North North West of Nave

Listing Date: 20 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347799

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160629

Location: Bayford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG13

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Bayford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bayford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 3008 BAYFORD CHURCH LANE
(West side)

5/21 Baker Tomb in St. Mary's
churchyard
25M to NNW of nave

GV II


Tomb. Circa 1871 to Baker family of Bayfordbury. Limestone. A large
square paved platform with stone surround slightly higher, on site of
former church. Paved approach and one step on S offset for raised tomb
with large cross lying on top. On centre of platform a large square
plinth with chamfered base and a carved stone chest tomb with moulded
base, panelled sides (with Lombardic inscription on N and E sides)
between small shields in trefoil headed niches. Regular flower scroll
carved on underside of projecting top slab. On top a rectangular moulded
slab, weathered on top and carved in shape of a cross.


Listing NGR: TL3095208861

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