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Group of 3 Bale Topped Chest Tombs Approximately 1 Metre South of Nave of Church of St James the Great

A Grade II Listed Building in Fulbrook, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8153 / 51°48'55"N

Longitude: -1.6265 / 1°37'35"W

OS Eastings: 425841

OS Northings: 213027

OS Grid: SP258130

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.3LD

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.RMHR

Entry Name: Group of 3 Bale Topped Chest Tombs Approximately 1 Metre South of Nave of Church of St James the Great

Listing Date: 21 August 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253602

Location: Fulbrook, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Fulbrook

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Fulbrook

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

FULBROOK
SP2513
11/45

CHURCH LANE
(East side)

Group of 3 bale-topped chest
tombs approx. 1m S of nave of
Church of St. James the Great

GV
II

Group of 3 chest tombs. First chest tomb. Circa 1729. Stone. Rectangular.
Chamfer-edged slab and plain bale to top. Second chest tomb. Probably C18.
Stone. Rectangular plain chest with cornice-moulded slab and plain bale to top.
Third chest tomb. Probably early C18. Stone. Winged heads and swags to sides
with panels to left and right having lozenges. Inscribed panel to West end with
oval wreathed surround. Oval cartouche with rococo scroll surround to east end.
Spiral-moulded bale top with shell ends, that to west with skull.


Listing NGR: SP2584113027

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