GROUP OF 6 MONUMENTS IN THE CHURCHYARD APPROXIMATELY 5 METRES SOUTH OF NAVE AND WEST OF PORCH TO CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1155814

Date first listed: 05-Feb-1987

Statutory Address: GROUP OF 6 MONUMENTS IN THE CHURCHYARD APPROXIMATELY 5 METRES SOUTH OF NAVE AND WEST OF PORCH TO CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: GROUP OF 6 MONUMENTS IN THE CHURCHYARD APPROXIMATELY 5 METRES SOUTH OF NAVE AND WEST OF PORCH TO CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH ROAD

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold (District Authority)

Parish: Bibury

National Grid Reference: SP 11810 06497

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Details

BIBURY CHURCH ROAD SP 1006-1106 (east end) 11/74 Group of 6 monuments in the church- yard approximately 5m south of nave and west of porch to Church of St. Mary GV II* Three pedestal tombs, 2 bale tombs and one headstone. Early-late C18. Limestone.

Pedestal tomb. Late C18. Limestone. Rectangular with recessed panels. Cyma moulded top and base. Tall moulded finial coping. Inscribed to RICHARD WISE-----, date illegible.

Pedestal tomb. dated 1805. Limestone. Rectangular with beaded panels and flanking reeded pilasters. Plain frieze with cornice moulded top having weathered coping; moulded plinth. Inscribed to HENRY DAY, died 1805.

Pedestal tomb. Late C18. Limestone. Rectangular with recessed inscription panels, bolstered on south side. Cyma moulded base; cyma moulded top with tall moulded coping. Inscriptions illegible.

Double bale tomb. Dated 1722. Limestone. Large rectangular chest base with recessed panels to sides and ends 2 x 3. Plain base; cornice moulded top. Two gadrooned bales, winged cherubs' heads to west end recesses; winged hour glasses to east. Various inscriptions include I.F., died 1676, Robert --------, died 1722 and R.P., died 1725.

Bale tomb. Dated 1734. Limestone. Rectangular base with recessed fielded panels. Plain base; cornice moulded top. Bale has curved fielded panels; winged cherub's head to west end; winged hour glass to east. Inscribed E.D., died 1734.

Headstone. Early-mid C18. Limestone. Oval carved inscription panel with death's head at top.

An important group with examples of most of the east Cotswold types.

Listing NGR: SP1181006501

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