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Carnell Chest Tomb Approximately 3.5 Metres North of the Organ Loft of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Hadlow, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2233 / 51°13'23"N

Longitude: 0.3395 / 0°20'22"E

OS Eastings: 563466

OS Northings: 149724

OS Grid: TQ634497

Mapcode National: GBR NQ7.8N0

Mapcode Global: VHHQ1.TJV2

Entry Name: Carnell Chest Tomb Approximately 3.5 Metres North of the Organ Loft of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070468

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179464

Location: Hadlow, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hadlow

Built-Up Area: Hadlow

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Hadlow

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 63 49
7/28 Carnell chest tomb approx 3.5m
- north of the organ loft of the
Church of,St Mary


Chest tomb. Dated 1799 in memory of Elizabeth Carnell. Grey limestone.
Chest has fluted corner-shafts with moulded capitals and bases. All 4 sides
contain a singular rectangular fielded panel with concave corners and
sunbursts. Flat lid has moulded edges, moulded base and 2-step plinth. the
northern panel is inscribed. The opening words are in Gothic lettering, the
rest is Roman serif upper and lower case lettering. It records the death of
Elizabeth Carnell in 1799. The northern panel inscription records the death
of her husband William in 1836 and his second wife Sarah in 1848. The bottom
step of the plinth contains sockets from former iron area railings.

Listing NGR: TQ6346649724

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

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