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Latitude: 51.6639 / 51°39'50"N
Longitude: -1.1388 / 1°8'19"W
OS Eastings: 459658
OS Northings: 196475
OS Grid: SU596964
Mapcode National: GBR 908.LWQ
Mapcode Global: VHCY9.6FST
Entry Name: Group of 4 Chest Tombs Approximately 5 Metres South and West of Church of St Leonard
Listing Date: 16 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1368842
English Heritage Legacy ID: 248839
Location: Drayton St. Leonard, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Drayton St. Leonard
Built-Up Area: Drayton St Leonard
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Drayton St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
Group of 4 chest tombs approx.
5m. S and W of Church of St.
Group of 4 chest tombs. C18. Stone. Rectangular. Chest tomb approx. 4m. south of
tower: probably early C18. Cyma recta moulded base. 2 fielded panels to each
side. Single fielded panels to ends. Baluster moulding to corners. Inscribed
panel to west end with illegible, probably C19, inscription. Moulded top. Chest
tomb to Francis Dandridge approx. 6m. south of church, and chest tomb approx.
3m. west of tower. Cyma recta moulded base. 3 fielded panels to each side, that
to centre wider. Fielded panel to each end, except one end of Dandridge chest
tomb has inscribed panel, mostly illegible with swagged surround and winged head
to top. Chest tomb approx. 7m. south of tower: mid C18. 2 fielded panels to
sides. Single panels to ends. Form group round south-west corner of church.
Listing NGR: SU5965896475
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