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Group of 17 Chest Tombs to South of South Porch of the Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkesbury, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5806 / 51°34'50"N

Longitude: -2.3361 / 2°20'9"W

OS Eastings: 376809

OS Northings: 186911

OS Grid: ST768869

Mapcode National: GBR 0N0.XWJ

Mapcode Global: VH95N.GJCP

Entry Name: Group of 17 Chest Tombs to South of South Porch of the Church of St Mary the Virgin

Listing Date: 10 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34330

Location: Hawkesbury, South Gloucestershire, GL9

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Hawkesbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Hawkesbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 78 NE
4/117 Group of 17 Chest Tombs
to south of south porch
of the Church of St Mary
the Virgin


17 Chest Tombs. Early C18th to early C19th. Ashlar, panelled sides, some with
corner balusters and some with 'lyre ends', various forms of carved decoration
including swags, putti and pilasters; memento mori. The chest tombs form a
good collection of classical and local tomb forms and contribute greatly to
the setting of the church.

Listing NGR: ST7680986911

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

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