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Wood Monument, Approximately 7 Metres South of West End of South Chapel at Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Godalming, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1869 / 51°11'12"N

Longitude: -0.6159 / 0°36'57"W

OS Eastings: 496829

OS Northings: 143984

OS Grid: SU968439

Mapcode National: GBR FD2.F41

Mapcode Global: VHFVT.8FRG

Entry Name: Wood Monument, Approximately 7 Metres South of West End of South Chapel at Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 1 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378338

English Heritage Legacy ID: 291352

Location: Godalming, Waverley, Surrey, GU7

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Godalming

Built-Up Area: Godalming

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Godalming

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

c GODALMING CHURCH STREET
SU 9643 NE
(east side, off)
12/81 Wood Monument, approx 7
metres south of west end
of south chapel at Church
of St Peter and St Paul
II
GV

Chest tomb. c.1816. In Neo-Classical style. Ashlar. Chamfered base stone.
Moulded plinth. Recessed corners with fluted balusters, having swept plinths
and capitals, supporting lid with triple-roll-moulded edge. Each side has
concave-cornered panel in architrave with fan decoration to spandrels, the
panels bearing commemorative inscriptions to various members of the Wood family,
the earliest death recorded being that of George Wood, d.1816: 'A fatal accident
deprived him of life and his afflicted parents of a darling son', followed by
verse (much obliterated). Lid split and one corner broken off.


Listing NGR: SU9682943984

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