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ESCORT CHEST TOMB, 3 YARDS SOUTH WEST OF SOUTH DOOR OF ST LEONARD'S CHURCH

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: ESCORT CHEST TOMB, 3 YARDS SOUTH WEST OF SOUTH DOOR OF ST LEONARD'S CHURCH

List entry Number: 1115023

Location

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

County:

District: South Gloucestershire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Tortworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Jun-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 34759

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History

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Details

ST 79 SW TORTWORTH

2/126 Escort Chest Tomb, 3 yards south west of South Door of St. G.V. Leonard's Church II

Chest tomb. Edward Escort, died c. 1669. Limestone ashlar. Sunken illegible inscribed panels; moulded plinth and cornice. The chest tombs represent a good collection of local and classical tomb forms and contribute greatly to the setting of the church.

Listing NGR: ST7043193323

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National Grid Reference: ST 70431 93323

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