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Two Unidentified Monuments South of Chancel of Church of St Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in Grittleton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.512 / 51°30'43"N

Longitude: -2.1676 / 2°10'3"W

OS Eastings: 388462

OS Northings: 179244

OS Grid: ST884792

Mapcode National: GBR 1QJ.4SZ

Mapcode Global: VH964.C8X7

Entry Name: Two Unidentified Monuments South of Chancel of Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 29 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022290

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315823

Location: Grittleton, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Grittleton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Grittleton and Leigh Delamere

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 87 NE

7/12 Two unidentified monuments south of
chancel of Church of St Margaret


Two chest tombs, C18, ashlar:
a) Two metres south of chancel: mid to later C18 with south side
bordered oval plaque and cherub-head spandrels. Drapery drop
each side. Moulded base and cornice, broken forward over
centre. Lyre ends with oval plaques. North side raised
fielded plaque to centre and fielded panels each side.
b) Ten metres south of chancel: c1700 with framed rectangular
plaque each side flanked by heavy Baroque scroll. Pulvinated
frieze over panel. Oval small medallions over scrolls.
Thickly carved acanthus detail to lyre ends. Moulded base and

Listing NGR: ST8846279244

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