TOMB TO PHILIP HEACOCK 20 METRES WEST OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1257987

Date first listed: 31-Jan-1997

Statutory Address: TOMB TO PHILIP HEACOCK 20 METRES WEST OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, ST JOHNS ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: TOMB TO PHILIP HEACOCK 20 METRES WEST OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, ST JOHNS ROAD

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

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SK 05587 73548

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Details

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SK0573NE ST JOHN'S ROAD 616-1/3/70 (North side) Tomb to Philip Heacock 20m west of Church of St John the Baptist

GV II

Tomb to Philip Heacock. 1851. Ashlar gritstone with copper inscription plaque and iron railings. Square plan. Tall open arched canopy with dome, each face has a moulded round headed arch with keystone supported on square pilasters with bases, topped with plain pedimented decoration with laurel wreath and acroteria at corners. This encloses a weathered altar memorial with copper inscribed plaque to the east face and the Duke of Devonshire's ducal arms to the north face. This alter supports an ovoid urn with gadrooned base and moulded top. The memorial has an enclosing gritstone kerb with iron railings; the main verticals with urn and steeple finials, the others with bifurcating stems and steeple finials. Philip Heacock was the Duke of Devonshire's agent from 1801-1851.

Listing NGR: SK0558773548

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Legacy System number: 463211

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