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Group of 9 Chest Tombs to the Pearse Family About 3 Metres South East of the Church of St Neot

A Grade II Listed Building in Poundstock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.7667 / 50°45'59"N

Longitude: -4.5505 / 4°33'1"W

OS Eastings: 220240

OS Northings: 99443

OS Grid: SX202994

Mapcode National: GBR NB.10YR

Mapcode Global: FRA 17C2.116

Entry Name: Group of 9 Chest Tombs to the Pearse Family About 3 Metres South East of the Church of St Neot

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141791

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64944

Location: Poundstock, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Poundstock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Poundstock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


10/142 Group of 9 chest tombs to the
- Pearse family about 3 metres
south-east of the Church of St

Group of 9 chest tombs dating from 1838 to 1892. Brick and slate. Row of 8 with 1
other immediately to the west. Low, brick, coffin-shaped chests with coffin-shaped
slate lids with scratch mouldings, commemorating members of the Pearse family. 3
of the group are half-size and commemorate children. Some of the chests have a
small rectangular slate at the front inscribed with the initials of the incumbent.

Listing NGR: NGR SX2024099443

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

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