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Bliss and Unidentified Monuments Circa 18 Metres West of Gateway to St Mary's St in the Churchyard of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7853 / 51°47'7"N

Longitude: -2.1941 / 2°11'38"W

OS Eastings: 386708

OS Northings: 209644

OS Grid: SO867096

Mapcode National: GBR 1M6.43F

Mapcode Global: VH94R.XDF7

Entry Name: Bliss and Unidentified Monuments Circa 18 Metres West of Gateway to St Mary's St in the Churchyard of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153342

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133412

Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

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

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Listing Text

SO 8609 (part)
(south east side)
9/225 Bliss and unidentified
monument c.18 m west of
gateway to St Mary's St in
the churchyard of the
Church of St Mary


Chest tomb and a footstone. C17. Limestone.

(a) Chest tomb with thick flat table to moulded edge, richly carved skulls,
lyre ends, sunk panel with skulls and drapes to north side, and good cartouche
to south; flared base. A date of 1678 is decipherable, but the 1879 survey
records Mary Bliss, 1674.

(b) Footstone c.2.5 m to east. Small stone with sunk panel and an angel's
head. Inscriptions not legible.

Listing NGR: SO8670809642

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

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