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Pair of Adjacent Table Tombs in Churchyard (South of St Chad's Church, East of Path to Church Porch)

A Grade II Listed Building in Farndon, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.0842 / 53°5'3"N

Longitude: -2.8774 / 2°52'38"W

OS Eastings: 341326

OS Northings: 354472

OS Grid: SJ413544

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.9PK6

Mapcode Global: WH88T.RQZX

Entry Name: Pair of Adjacent Table Tombs in Churchyard (South of St Chad's Church, East of Path to Church Porch)

Listing Date: 28 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1228746

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403427

Location: Farndon, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Farndon

Built-Up Area: Farndon (Cheshire West and Chester)

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Farndon St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


2/29 Pair of adjacent Table
Tombs in Churchyard
(south of St Chad's
Church, east of path to
Church Porch).


- II

Pair of adjacent table tombs, early C18, of yellow sandstone. The
inscriptions are badly weathered; that on north tomb includes 1726 as
a date of death. West ends of tombs have recessed round-headed
panels; that to north contains an hourglass, that to south a skull and
crossbones above an inscription Mors S... Omnium. North side of north
tomb has a square central panel containing an encircled quatrefoil in
a lozenge with a vertical panel right and a decayed panel left. The
east end of each tomb has a fielded panel; south side of south tomb
has 3 fielded panels in bolection moulded borders.

Listing NGR: SJ4132654472

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

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