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Gwillim Memorial Approximately 15 Metres North West of Church of St Dubricius

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitchurch, Herefordshire,

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8544 / 51°51'15"N

Longitude: -2.6461 / 2°38'46"W

OS Eastings: 355594

OS Northings: 217510

OS Grid: SO555175

Mapcode National: GBR FP.T68L

Mapcode Global: VH86P.2NY8

Entry Name: Gwillim Memorial Approximately 15 Metres North West of Church of St Dubricius

Listing Date: 3 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421595

Location: Whitchurch, County of Herefordshire, HR9

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Whitchurch

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Whitchurch

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 51 NE WHITCHURCH CP WHITCHURCH

6/204 Gwillim memorial approximately
15 m north-west of Church of
St Dubricius

GV II


Family vault: part railed enclosure to wall with memorials and, central
chest tomb Mid- and late C18. Sandstone ashlar.
Rectangular plan enclosure with low ashlar wall to north, south and east,
higher ashlar wall to west with central pedimented inscription panel
flanked by scrolls, shells and further scrolls, central semi-circular
headed niche below flanked by smaller square-headed niches. Inscription
panel reads "Impentis/ Thomes Gwillim Armigeret/ Elizabae uxoris suae
AD 1744". Central rectangular plan chest tomb, moulded plinth and capping
with elaborate scrolled foliage ornament flanking inset white marble
inscription panel, convex corner piers with gadrooning below capping.
Commemorates Elizabeth Stuart, wife of ThoMas Gwillim; inscription with
lengthy dedication to Elizabeth Stuart.


Listing NGR: SO5559417510

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

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