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ROW OF FIVE HEADSTONES IN CHURCHYARD OF FORMER PARISH CHURCH OF ST ANDREW (NOW DEMOLISHED) 40 YARDS FROM THE ROAD

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: ROW OF FIVE HEADSTONES IN CHURCHYARD OF FORMER PARISH CHURCH OF ST ANDREW (NOW DEMOLISHED) 40 YARDS FROM THE ROAD

List entry Number: 1130156

Location

ROW OF FIVE HEADSTONES IN CHURCHYARD OF FORMER PARISH CHURCH OF ST ANDREW (NOW DEMOLISHED) 40 YARDS FROM THE ROAD, CONNINGTON FEN ROAD

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sawtry

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Mar-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 54686

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History

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Details

TL 18 SE SAWTRY CONINGTON FEN ROAD (East Side) 5/54 Row of five headstones in churchyard of former Parish Church of St Andrew (now demolished) 40 yards from road

GV II Row of five headstones. C18. Limestone. Comprising: ( i) Headstone. C18. Limestone. Segmental broken pediment with pair of winged cherubs' heads above an oval tablet carved with inscription in Gothick, Roman and Italic lettering in low relief. Border of acanthus and rose, acorn and other emblems. ( ii) Headstone, similar to (i). (iii) Headstone. C18. Limestone. Segmental head with paired winged cherubs heads above effigy of deceased and below a square tablet with inscription in Gothick and Roman lettering and the date 17(3?)6. The tablet is flanked by naif Atlantes bearing flaming torches on pedestals, the dies of which are carved with emblems of mortality. ( iv) Headstone. 1728. Limestone. Open segmental head with urn above square tablet carved in low relief flanked by a border of acanthus and rose carving and below the Resurrection flanked by Atlantes. ( v) Headstone. C18. Shaped head with pair of winged cherubs above carved tablet enriched with foliate bosses. Raised tablet with inscription in Gothick and Roman lettering in low relief.

Listing NGR: TL1755983920

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National Grid Reference: TL 17559 83920

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