CHEST TOMB TO PHILLIPS FAMILY AND RAILINGS APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST ANDREW

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1180853
Date first listed:
04-Nov-1986
Statutory Address:
CHEST TOMB TO PHILLIPS FAMILY AND RAILINGS APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, CHURCH CLOSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHEST TOMB TO PHILLIPS FAMILY AND RAILINGS APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, CHURCH CLOSE

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

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
South Oxfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
East Hagbourne
National Grid Reference:
SU 52543 88214

Details

EAST HAGBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE SU5288 (South side) 14/28 Chest tomb to Phillips family and railings approx. 10m. N of Church of St. Andrew

GV II*

Chest tomb. c.1736. White marble and stone stepped base; white marble chest with grey marble top. Rectangular. Moulded base. Central oval panels to sides with ornate deeply carved shell surrounds. Recessed moulded corners with palm leaf carving to base. Grey marble top with cyma reversa and cyma recta moulded edge. Railings with decorative shaped tops, and vase-top finials to corners. Inscription on oval panel to churchwards side reads in "Here lyeth the body of Thomas Phillips, sone of Matthew Phillips, of this parish. Whose known skill and diligence in his profession, joined with great probity in his dealings gave him that reputation in business which recommended him to be Carpenter to their Majesties, King George the First and King George the Second. He died the 14th day of August 36, aged 47 years....".

Listing NGR: SU5254988207

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
248641
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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