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Morris monument in churchyard, Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Kerry, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5018 / 52°30'6"N

Longitude: -3.2577 / 3°15'27"W

OS Eastings: 314719

OS Northings: 290062

OS Grid: SO147900

Mapcode National: GBR 9V.HJM6

Mapcode Global: VH68B.HC3Z

Entry Name: Morris monument in churchyard, Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 12 September 1996

Last Amended: 12 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17277

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: The monument is located close to the east side of the path from the square to the church, approximately 12m N of the entrance gates.

County: Powys

Town: Newtown

Community: Kerry (Ceri)

Community: Kerry

Built-Up Area: Kerry

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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Exterior

Mausoleum, c1820-30. Sandstone. A square body with Tuscan columns inset in the corners, set on a chamfered plinth. Plain entablature and moulded cornice. Pyramidal top terminating in a square block finial. Each side has inscribed panels defined by incised lines, and inscribed with fine lettering to members of the Morris and associated families from 1788 including Edward Morris, 1823, and Mary, his wife, 1830.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a churchyard monument of more than usual architectural pretension, of group value with the church and buildings in the Square.

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