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Edmonds monument, about 8.5m north of main door in grounds of Fairford United Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Fairford, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7071 / 51°42'25"N

Longitude: -1.7853 / 1°47'6"W

OS Eastings: 414934

OS Northings: 200950

OS Grid: SP149009

Mapcode National: GBR 4SH.ZC5

Mapcode Global: VHB2V.0CK5

Entry Name: Edmonds monument, about 8.5m north of main door in grounds of Fairford United Church

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129771

Location: Fairford, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Fairford

Built-Up Area: Fairford

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: South Cotswold Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 14/03/2016

SP 1400-1500

MILTON STREET (south side),
Edmonds monument, about 8.5m north of main door in grounds of Fairford United Church

(Formerly listed as Edmonds monument, about 8.5m north of main door in Congregational Chapel grounds)


Chest tomb. Edmonds family, late C18. Limestone. Square with large cross-gabled very flat pitched cap over deep projecting cornice with plain modules, with plain frieze supported by 4 squat unfluted Doric corner columns, with "stylobate" now at ground level. Inscriptions between on plain panels incised with Greek key pattern to corners, -------Edmonds 1789 (?) to west; John 1819 to north; Elizabeth 1842 to east. An unusual and complete design although with some weathering, especially to columns, with strong reference to the work of Ledoux. 1,960 x 2,010mm, c.1,630mm high.

Listing NGR: SP1493400950

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