COFFIN SLAB AND RAILINGS OF THE AISLE 7 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SOUTH EAST CORNER OF THE AISLE OF THE CHURCH OF THE HOLY CROSS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1254257
Date first listed:
28-Aug-1987
Statutory Address:
COFFIN SLAB AND RAILINGS OF THE AISLE 7 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SOUTH EAST CORNER OF THE AISLE OF THE CHURCH OF THE HOLY CROSS

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Location

Statutory Address:
COFFIN SLAB AND RAILINGS OF THE AISLE 7 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SOUTH EAST CORNER OF THE AISLE OF THE CHURCH OF THE HOLY CROSS

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

County:
Devon
District:
Mid Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Cruwys Morchard
National Grid Reference:
SS 87448 12154

Details

SS 81 SE 2/75

CRUWYS MORCHARD CRUWYS MORCHARD Coffin slab and railings of the aisle seven metres south east of south east corner of the aisle of the Church of the Holy Cross

GII Coffin slab and railings.Probably 1860s.Stone slab,tapering at the foot,based on medieval precedents and surrounded by low iron railings.The slab is carved with a foliated cross in relief,inscription on sides of slab obscured by moss.The iron railings are fine:the corner verticals have pyramidal finials and ivy leaf tendrils fixed to the top horizontal rail.The two horizontal rails have uprights with foliage finials and ivy leaf tendrils alternating with shorter uprights which have foliage above the lower rail. A very complete Gothic Revival tomb with good iron railings.

Listing NGR: SS8744812154

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
437699
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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