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Five Monuments, Including Annathe Newman Monument, in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter, Circa 4.5 Metres North of the Tower

A Grade II* Listed Building in Windrush, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8157 / 51°48'56"N

Longitude: -1.7212 / 1°43'16"W

OS Eastings: 419315

OS Northings: 213040

OS Grid: SP193130

Mapcode National: GBR 4RF.3NF

Mapcode Global: VHBZR.3MXG

Entry Name: Five Monuments, Including Annathe Newman Monument, in the Churchyard of the Church of St Peter, Circa 4.5 Metres North of the Tower

Listing Date: 25 March 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157115

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130680

Location: Windrush, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, OX18

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Windrush

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Windrush St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

WINDRUSH THE GREEN, Windrush Village
SP 1913
10/243 Five monuments, including Annathe
Newman monument, in the churchyard
of the Church of St. Peter,
c4.5m north of the tower

Annathe Newman bale tomb and pairs of headstones either side. C17-
mid C18. Limestone.
Chest tomb to Annathe Newman, wife of John Newman, daughter of
Hercule and Elizabeth Hitchman, died 1713. Moulded plinth. Raised
inscription plaque on north side, similar inscription plaque on
south. Narrow fielded panels at either end. Quarter balusters
with acanthus decoration at corners. Capping with moulded margin.
Balestone with ribbed decoration on bands and scalloped ends.
Carved face with large scrolls covering cheeks at west end. Flower
at centre of scallop at east end.
Double headstone to right. Segmental head to each half. Left side
initialled and dated 'K.F. 1694'. Right half initialled and dated
'R.F. 1704'. Both inscriptions in large raised letters.
Headstone to right with partially legible inscription with date
1606 on oval inscription plaque within foliate margin. Triangular
pediment flanked by scrolls. Marginal panels either side of
inscription plaque.
Headstone to left of bale tomb. C18. Segmental head. Partially
legible inscription to (?) Rowland and Mary Jackson within a finely
carved foliate border. Three, winged cherubs' heads at tops.
Small headstone to left of the latter. Traces of inscription
within flowing foliate border. Winged cherub's head at top. A
particularly fine group of varied monuments, flanking one of the
church paths.

Listing NGR: SP1931513040

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

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