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LIBERTY TOMB (BESIDE PATH TO WEST OF MILL FARM) AT NATIONAL GRID REFERENCE TQ 0098 9877

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: LIBERTY TOMB (BESIDE PATH TO WEST OF MILL FARM) AT NATIONAL GRID REFERENCE TQ 0098 9877

List entry Number: 1100431

Location

LIBERTY TOMB (BESIDE PATH TO WEST OF MILL FARM) AT NATIONAL GRID REFERENCE TQ 0098 9877, CHENIES BOTTOM

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chenies

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Dec-1986

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 157631

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

FLAUNDEN CHENIES BOTTOM TQ 09 NW (North side) 8/104 Liberty tomb - (beside path 500m to W of Mill Farm) at National Grid Ref TQ 0098 9877

- II

Chest tomb. 1777 to 'William Liberty/of Chorley Wood Brickmaker/who was by his own desire/buried in a vault/on this part of his estate/died 21 April 1777 aged 53 years/and/Alice Liberty his wife'. Thick limestone engraved slab as top to chest tomb with chamfered plinth and fine-jointed red brickwork as sides of chest. Reeded surround to a panel cut into brick at each end and 2 on S face next the path. Small granite slab set into brickwork at W end. Aligned E-W with an iron railed enclosure. Kelly in 1914 describes the tomb as being in an orchard 200 yards to E of old church. (Kelly(1914)101).

Listing NGR: TQ0098698780

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Kellys Directory' in Hertfordshire, (1914), 101

National Grid Reference: TQ 00986 98780

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