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Latitude: 51.7855 / 51°47'7"N
Longitude: -2.1952 / 2°11'42"W
OS Eastings: 386631
OS Northings: 209664
OS Grid: SO866096
Mapcode National: GBR 1M6.3T9
Mapcode Global: VH94R.WDV3
Entry Name: Two Herbert and One Unidentified Monument Circa 25 Metres North of the Tower in Churchyard of the Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 24 August 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1090959
English Heritage Legacy ID: 133385
Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6
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
PAINSWICK NEW STREET
SO 8609 (part)
9/198 Two Herbert and one
c.25 m north of the tower
in churchyard of the
Church of St Mary
Two pedestal tombs and one headstone.
(a) An inverted truncated pyramid. Mid to late c19. Sandstone. Low-pitched
pyramidal top, corner pilasters with incised Greek key ornament, moulded base on
square slab to chamfered sub-base on a platform shared with adjoining monument
(b). Some incised lettering all badly eroded, except to east, records Samuel
Herbert, 1887. The 1879 survey gives Edmund Herbert, Esquire, 1841, and the
design of the monument is more likely to be of that than the later date.
(b) Oblong pedestal, late C18, Limestone. Square cyma pyramidal capping to
moulded edge, inset corners, moulded frieze; elliptical panels east and west,
fielded panels north and south, moulded base on platform shared with (a). Inset
bronze tablets on 3 sides. South side has Edmund Herbert, 1772. He was a cord-
(c) Headstone. C18. Limestone. Cambered head, panel with raised top, flanked
by two cherub heads and decorative drops. Centre of panel bolstered. Not legi-
ble. Stone lies north of the chest tombs and immediately adjoining path from
lychgate to north gate.
Listing NGR: SO8663109664
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