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Sarcophagus 50 Metres South West of Priory Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9434 / 52°56'36"N

Longitude: -1.1793 / 1°10'45"W

OS Eastings: 455248

OS Northings: 338759

OS Grid: SK552387

Mapcode National: GBR LGT.Q0

Mapcode Global: WHDGY.V8MW

Plus Code: 9C4WWRVC+97

Entry Name: Sarcophagus 50 Metres South West of Priory Church

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247624

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457222

Location: Nottingham, NG7

County: City of Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Dunkirk and Lenton

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Lenton

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


646-1/7/238 (South side (off))
Sarcophagus 50m south-west of Priory


Sarcophagus. c1828. Ashlar with slate inscribed tablets. To
William Stretton and other members of the family. Moulded
base, rebated corners, reeded edging, moulded top. The
sarcophagus stands on a square platform, formerly enclosed by
a railing.
William Stretton, a successful builder, built and lived in the
nearby house known as Lenton Priory (qv).
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 252).

Listing NGR: SK5524838759

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