History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Rowe Headstone Approximately 2 Metres East of Chancel of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Spreyton, Devon

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7555 / 50°45'19"N

Longitude: -3.8478 / 3°50'52"W

OS Eastings: 269756

OS Northings: 96728

OS Grid: SX697967

Mapcode National: GBR QB.SM9P

Mapcode Global: FRA 27T2.YKF

Entry Name: Rowe Headstone Approximately 2 Metres East of Chancel of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95074

Location: Spreyton, West Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Spreyton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Spreyton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Find accommodation in
Spreyton

Listing Text

SX 69 NE SPREYTON DRAYDOWN HILL, Spreyton

1/266 Rowe headstone approximately 2
metres east of Chancel of Church
of St Michael
GV II


Headstone. Dated 1801 in memory of Samuel Rowe. Slate. Upright slab standing
approximately 700mm high with shaped head. On the front the top is carved with a
charmingly naive representation of a winged cherubs nead flanked by fleur-de-lys
(also old-fashioned for its date). The inscription in Roman serif upper and lower
case lettering records the death of Samuel Rowe in 1801.


Listing NGR: SX6975696728

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

Description

SX 69 NE SPREYTON DRAYDOWN HILL, Spreyton

1/266 Rowe headstone approximately 2
metres east of Chancel of Church
of St Michael
GV II


Headstone. Dated 1801 in memory of Samuel Rowe. Slate. Upright slab standing
approximately 700mm high with shaped head. On the front the top is carved with a
charmingly naive representation of a winged cherubs nead flanked by fleur-de-lys
(also old-fashioned for its date). The inscription in Roman serif upper and lower
case lettering records the death of Samuel Rowe in 1801.


Listing NGR: SX6975696728

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.