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Duntze Monument Approximately 3 Metres North of Aisle of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Rockbeare, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7487 / 50°44'55"N

Longitude: -3.39 / 3°23'23"W

OS Eastings: 302033

OS Northings: 95270

OS Grid: SY020952

Mapcode National: GBR P4.Q81H

Mapcode Global: FRA 37S3.H3G

Plus Code: 9C2RPJX6+F2

Entry Name: Duntze Monument Approximately 3 Metres North of Aisle of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 26 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352452

Location: Rockbeare, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Rockbeare

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Rockbeare St Mary with St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1/129 Duntze Monument approximately
- 3 metres north of aisle of Church
of St Mary


Monument. Dated 1795 in memory of the Duntze family. Limestone. Monument stands
approximately 3 metres high and comprises a large vas the lobed sides shaped like
slender leaves, a broad rim with a fretwork design, and a moulded lid. It stands on
a square section pedestal with soffit-moulded lid. The south and west of the
panelled sides are inscribed with upper and lower case Roman serif lettering. The
western side records the death of John Duntze, Bart., (d. 1795), and his wife,
simply described as Lady Duntze, (d. 1789). On the south side the death of their
grandson James, aged 12, (d. 1800) is recorded.

Listing NGR: SY0203295269

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