6 HEADSTONES IN LINE IN CHURCHYARD, BEGINNING 1M SOUTH OF SOUTH-WEST CORNER OF TRANSEPT, CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1154040
Date first listed:
07-Sep-1987
Statutory Address:
6 HEADSTONES IN LINE IN CHURCHYARD, BEGINNING 1M SOUTH OF SOUTH-WEST CORNER OF TRANSEPT, CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
6 HEADSTONES IN LINE IN CHURCHYARD, BEGINNING 1M SOUTH OF SOUTH-WEST CORNER OF TRANSEPT, CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS, CHURCH LANE

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

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Tewkesbury (District Authority)
Parish:
Stanton
National Grid Reference:
SP 06890 34309

Details

STANTON CHURCH LANE SP 0634-0734 (west side) 11/65 Six headstones in line in church- yard, beginning lm south of south- west corner of transept, Church of St Michael and All Angels GV II Headstones. C17, C18. Stone. Northernmost, Thomas Pound, died 1760: cambered top, slight scroll shaping, low relief strapwork carving to head, good lettering, some copperplate scrolling. Adjoining, to south, unidentified; cambered head, low relief carving; inscription weathered off. Next, ogee top, deep rectangular recess in face, M E in block capitals in relief. Fourth, thick stone, chamfer to back, elliptical top, projecting as hood at front; face recessed with rosette at top, inscription weathered; 1680 on back. Fifth gabled top, moulded surround to oval panel with winged heads above on each side forming pediment, framing stylized tree of life. Inscription weathered, date 170-. Recessed panel on rear. Sixth, elliptical head, winged cherub's head in top, above deep recess: inscription weathered. Row of best surviving of good C17 and C18 headstones in churchyard.

Listing NGR: SP0689034309

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
134847
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 06 Mar 2004
Reference: IOE01/11873/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter Skea. Source Historic England Archive
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