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Pair of Chest Tombs 5 Metres South West of Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0245 / 52°1'28"N

Longitude: 0.2392 / 0°14'21"E

OS Eastings: 553729

OS Northings: 238597

OS Grid: TL537385

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.190

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.3C9W

Entry Name: Pair of Chest Tombs 5 Metres South West of Church

Listing Date: 31 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370721

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Saffron Walden

Built-Up Area: Saffron Walden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text


669-1/1/402 Pair of chest tombs 5m south-west of


2 chest tombs on a common base. Early C19. 5m S of W end of S
aisle of church. Inscription weathered. S tomb, S face reads
Henry Archer 1822, Portland stone chest on plinth, clasping
corner buttresses, each of 4 clustered shafts, shaped lid, E
and W end faces have niches with draped fluted urns. N tomb
similar but with single urn on E end, oolitic stone,
inscriptions weathered but S face reads Martin Catlin 1815.

Listing NGR: TL5372938597

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