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Payton Tomb Approximately 11 Metres South of Chancel of Church of Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1864 / 52°11'11"N

Longitude: -1.7071 / 1°42'25"W

OS Eastings: 420122

OS Northings: 254280

OS Grid: SP201542

Mapcode National: GBR 4LT.TFL

Mapcode Global: VHBY0.C9DR

Plus Code: 9C4W57PV+H5

Entry Name: Payton Tomb Approximately 11 Metres South of Chancel of Church of Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 4 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366332

Location: Stratford-upon-Avon, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37

County: Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Stratford-upon-Avon

Built-Up Area: Stratford-upon-Avon

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Stratford on Avon Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


604-1/6/157 (East side)
Payton tomb approx. 11 metres south
of chancel of Church of Holy Trinity


Tomb to members of the Payton family. c1820. Ashlar. Moulded
plinth and edge to top slab. Elizabeth and John Payton, d.1802
and 1818, recorded on south side; William Shakespeare Payton,
d.1789, recorded on north side. John Payton was the proprietor
of the White Lion hotel, an important coaching inn in the C18
and C19; he (or more probably his father) was one of those who
organised the 1769 Shakespeare Jubilee.

Listing NGR: SP2012254280

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

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