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Latitude: 51.8112 / 51°48'40"N
Longitude: -2.2075 / 2°12'27"W
OS Eastings: 385790
OS Northings: 212526
OS Grid: SO857125
Mapcode National: GBR 1LT.DQ1
Mapcode Global: VH94K.PQBX
Entry Name: Gazebo and Blow Family Memorials
Listing Date: 30 September 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1154910
English Heritage Legacy ID: 131859
Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL4
Civil Parish: Painswick
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Upton St Leonards St Leonards
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 81 SE UPTON ST LEONARDS CUD HILL
at NGR SO 857125
6/198 Gazebo and Blow family memorials
Incomplete gazebo; 2 memorial ledger stones to east. 1914-1939.
By Detmar Blow for himself. Random rubble limestone; ashlar
dressings. Square with single round-arched opening to each side
except east; chamfered plinth; 2 slit vents with projecting stone
slate sills on east side.
Interior appears to have been intended to receive a stone groin
vault but only wall arches completed; shelf projects from east
wall. Two memorial ledger stones clOm to east, in field: first
inscribed 'DETMAR BLOW/AND/WINIFRED/HIS WIFE'; second inscribed
"Richard Purcell/BLOW/Elder son of Detmar/and Winifred Blow/1915-
1963". Lettering on first memorial probably by Eric Gill (cf Blow
memorial in Church of St Swithin, Brookthorpe CP, q.v.). Fine
views across Vale of Gloucester. Sited along ridge of escarpment
from Hilles House, Harescombe CP (q.v.), Detmar Blow's house.
Listing NGR: SO8579012526
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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