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Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 25 Metres South of Church of St Michael and All Angels

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Tew, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9566 / 51°57'23"N

Longitude: -1.4202 / 1°25'12"W

OS Eastings: 439940

OS Northings: 228841

OS Grid: SP399288

Mapcode National: GBR 6SR.7RL

Mapcode Global: VHBZB.B2KW

Entry Name: Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 25 Metres South of Church of St Michael and All Angels

Listing Date: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052543

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251860

Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Great Tew

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Tew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP3928 (East side)
12/48 Group of 3 chest tombs approx.
25m. S of Church of St.
Michael and All Angels
3 chest tombs. 1703, 1718 and 1744. Marlstone. Earliest has a moulded cover and
recessed panels surrounded by egg and dart; southern panels contain verses and
western commemorates Lisley, wife of John Hyorne, Mason (died 1703). Tomb to
north has a moulded cover, shield-shaped end panels flanked by consoles, and a
rectangular panel to north flanked by scrolls and commemorating John Hyorn,
mason (died) 1718. Tomb to west has a moulded corner and fielded panels;
inscription commemorates Cathrine, wife of John Hyorn, Mason (died 1744).

Listing NGR: SP3994028841

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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