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Three Monuments in Churchyard About 2 Metres West of West Door of Church of the Holy Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Seend, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3473 / 51°20'50"N

Longitude: -2.0819 / 2°4'54"W

OS Eastings: 394395

OS Northings: 160918

OS Grid: ST943609

Mapcode National: GBR 2TX.GGQ

Mapcode Global: VH96Y.VDSH

Entry Name: Three Monuments in Churchyard About 2 Metres West of West Door of Church of the Holy Cross

Listing Date: 3 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447670

Location: Seend, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Seend

Built-Up Area: Seend

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SEEND CHURCH LANE
ST 9460
13/268 Three monuments in churchyard
about 2m west of west door of
Church of the Holy Cross
GV II

Group of three chest tombs, early to mid C18, ashlar. From north:
a) c1700 with profuse foliate scroll decoration to north side
cartouche and to angle piers. Moulded base and cornice.
South side oval plaque with foliate scroll decoration each
side. West end eternal snake device in scrolled surround.
East end cherub head and umbrella.
b) early C18, with two plaques each side in arched frames with
decorated spandrels. Centre and angle pilasters. Moulded
base and cornice, broken forward over piers. West end skull
bones and hour-glass.
c) mid C18, with two shield plaques each side, cherub heads below
and foliate scroll above. Centre and angle piers with foliate
scroll decoration. Moulded base and cornice broken forward
over piers. End cartouches. North side inscription to -
Wyatt, d.1789.


Listing NGR: ST9439560918

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