CATHERINE BEST MONUMENT IN THE CHURCHYARD OF THE CHURCH OF ST PETER CIRCA 12 METRES SOUTH OF THE TOWER

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1152906

Date first listed: 22-Oct-1987

Statutory Address: CATHERINE BEST MONUMENT IN THE CHURCHYARD OF THE CHURCH OF ST PETER CIRCA 12 METRES SOUTH OF THE TOWER, CHURCH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: CATHERINE BEST MONUMENT IN THE CHURCHYARD OF THE CHURCH OF ST PETER CIRCA 12 METRES SOUTH OF THE TOWER, CHURCH ROAD

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham (District Authority)

Parish: Leckhampton

National Grid Reference: SO 94301 19384

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History

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Details

LECKHAMPTON CHURCH ROAD SO 91 NW (south side) 4/116 Catherine Best monument in the churchyard of the Church of St Peter c12m south of the tower

GV II

Tall Go thick style monument to Catherine Best, widow of John Rycroft Best, youngest daughter of Richard Count de Vins, died 1855, and other members of that family. Limestone with large bronze plaque. Pedestal with inscripton on the east and north sides; tall rectangular column above with pointed-arched recess containing a bronze plaque depicting a life-size figure of an angel in relief; the angel holds a cloth on which there is a further inscription; cross finial at the apex; corner pinnacles now lost. The monument lies within a rectangular enclosure with a spear- headed railing.

Listing NGR: SO9430119384

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 135066

Legacy System: LBS

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