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Blakemore Monument Approximately 15 Metres South-West of Church of St Swithin

A Grade II Listed Building in Ganarew, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.8434 / 51°50'36"N

Longitude: -2.6844 / 2°41'3"W

OS Eastings: 352944

OS Northings: 216313

OS Grid: SO529163

Mapcode National: GBR FM.V2R9

Mapcode Global: VH86N.FX6P

Entry Name: Blakemore Monument Approximately 15 Metres South-West of Church of St Swithin

Listing Date: 3 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348915

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153798

Location: Ganarew, County of Herefordshire, NP25

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Ganarew

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Ganarew

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


5/7 Blakemore monument approximately
15 m south-west of
Church of St Swithin


Pedestal monument. c1855. Ashlar. Square-set, moulded plinth on stepped
base. Gothic. Stepped moulded capping with short pinnacle, band of
quatrefoils below inscription panels with cusped arch flanked by miniature
stepped buttress motif to each side, stiff-leaf embellishment to pinnacle
with implied tracery below of 2 cusped lights with rounder. Commemorates
Richard Blakemore Esq of The Leys in this parish, died 1855 and other
members of the Blakemore family.

Listing NGR: SO5294416313

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