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Parker Family Vault South East of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Hesket, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7921 / 54°47'31"N

Longitude: -2.8158 / 2°48'57"W

OS Eastings: 347638

OS Northings: 544444

OS Grid: NY476444

Mapcode National: GBR 8FS0.5Y

Mapcode Global: WH80J.QT94

Entry Name: Parker Family Vault South East of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73887

Location: Hesket, Eden, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Hesket

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Hesket-in-the-Forest St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 44 SE HESKET HIGH HESKET

6/162 Parker family vault
south-east of
Church of St Mary

II


Family vault for Parkers of Petteril Green. 1828. Calciferous sandstone
ashlar. Square with angle buttresses, moulded plinth and parapet stones with
carved leaves and quatrefoils. Panelled cast iron door in pointed Gothic arch.
Pointed-arched side window with scrolled grille. Opposite side has cross loop
opening. Sloping slab roof, supported by corbels, is partly missing and some of
the parapet stones have fallen. Raised panel over door has no inscription. A
brass plate (which now appears to be missing) recorded the death of Margaret
Parker, 1828, her husband Christopher Parker, 1838, and various children. See
Samuel Jefferson, Leath Ward, 1840, p.497.


Listing NGR: NY4763844444

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

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