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Joseph Cooke Monument in the Churchyard Circa 27 Metres South West of West Tower to the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7851 / 51°47'6"N

Longitude: -2.1954 / 2°11'43"W

OS Eastings: 386617

OS Northings: 209622

OS Grid: SO866096

Mapcode National: GBR 1M6.3R8

Mapcode Global: VH94R.WDRD

Entry Name: Joseph Cooke Monument in the Churchyard Circa 27 Metres South West of West Tower to the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090936

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133429

Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Painswick

Built-Up Area: Painswick

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Painswick St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 8609 (part) (south east side)

9/242 Joseph Cooke monument in
the churchyard c.27 m
south west of west tower
to the Church of St Mary


Sarcophagus monument. To Joseph Cooke, 1828. Sandstone and limestone. Steeply
hipped top carrying bold inscriptions, set on a chest with battered sides on a
cyma base; all on a stone platform contained by weathered curb, formerly
railed. The sandstone cap has a palmette cyma frieze; the chest is in limestone
on sandstone base. Joseph Cooke was aged 77. A late monument, of an unusual
form for this churchyard, in good condition.

Listing NGR: SO8661709622

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

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