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Tombchest of William Sandbach and Others, 5 Metres South East of Sundial in Churchyard of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Tarvin, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1971 / 53°11'49"N

Longitude: -2.7624 / 2°45'44"W

OS Eastings: 349164

OS Northings: 366944

OS Grid: SJ491669

Mapcode National: GBR 7H.2MHD

Mapcode Global: WH889.JWSW

Entry Name: Tombchest of William Sandbach and Others, 5 Metres South East of Sundial in Churchyard of St Andrew

Listing Date: 8 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130537

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55758

Location: Tarvin, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Tarvin

Built-Up Area: Tarvin

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Tarvin St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(East Side)

2/54 Tombchest of William
Sandbach and others, 5m
south-east of sundial in
churchyard of St Andrew.


Tombchest: dated 1829. Ashlar buff sandstone. Mixture of Gothick and
Late Classical detailing. Moulded plinth. Long sides end in bold
consoles with acanthus leaves to the front. Gothick blind arcading
along the top of the inscribed panels. To the north it records,
William Sandbach of Burton, formerly of Granada in the West Indies, in
ornate Gothick script except for the date in Roman numerals. Short
side has bold urns with swags of drapery in pointed arched niches.

Listing NGR: SJ4916066944

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

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