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Canopied Seat and Flanking Walls,memorial to the Countess of Ducie,25 Yards East of Chancel of St Leonard's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Tortworth, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6381 / 51°38'17"N

Longitude: -2.4281 / 2°25'41"W

OS Eastings: 370472

OS Northings: 193340

OS Grid: ST704933

Mapcode National: GBR JY.83XK

Mapcode Global: VH87Y.V3R2

Entry Name: Canopied Seat and Flanking Walls,memorial to the Countess of Ducie,25 Yards East of Chancel of St Leonard's Church

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115015

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34744

Location: Tortworth, South Gloucestershire, GL12

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Tortworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tortworth St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


2/111 Canopied Seat and Flanking Walls,
Memorial to the Countess of
G.V. Ducie, 25 yards east of chancel
of St. Leonard's Church


Memorial to Julia, Countess of Ducie, died 1895. By W.D. Caroe in a Jacobean
style. Consists of a canopied seat and flanking quadrant walls. Coursed
rubble quadrant walls with moulded cornice, ashlar end piers and ball finials,
and a low ashlar seat. The walls are swept up to the centre : recessed seat
against a rubble wall with an inscribed plaque; arched canopy with decorated
archivolt, pilaster strips; gabled with obelisk finials and carved Ducie arms.

Listing NGR: ST7047293340

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