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POLLARD MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES EAST OF CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: POLLARD MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES EAST OF CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

List entry Number: 1048047

Location

POLLARD MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES EAST OF CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Nuneham Courtenay

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Aug-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 248322

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History

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Details

NUNEHAM COURTENAY NUNEHAM PARK SU5498 12/85 Pollard Memorial approx. 15m. E of Church of All Saints

GV II

Monument. Late C16. Painted limestone. Large panelled chest tomb has 2 full-length effigies, the male raised up behind the female, and has a flat stone canopy carried on Corinthian columns and a deep frieze carved with fruit and swags. The soffit of the canopy is coffered and above it is strapwork cresting with a central cartouche of arms. A further armorial cartouche is fixed to the front of the canopy. The reredos has 2 arched recesses containing inscriptions commemorating Sir Anthony Pollard (died 1577) and Phillippa his wife. In front of the chest are 2 weathered effigies of children. The monument was removed to Baldon House grounds when the medieval Church of All Saints was demolished and was restored to Nuneham Park in the early C20. The monument is built into a C20 shelter. (Nuneham Park is included in the HBWC County Register of Gardens at Grade I; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, p.248; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.726).

Listing NGR: SU5418298258

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 726
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1957), 248
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 34 Oxfordshire

National Grid Reference: SU 54182 98258

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