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Thomas Monkton Chest Tomb About 21 Metres South East of the Chancel of the Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Brenchley, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1499 / 51°8'59"N

Longitude: 0.4007 / 0°24'2"E

OS Eastings: 568000

OS Northings: 141694

OS Grid: TQ680416

Mapcode National: GBR NR3.S47

Mapcode Global: VHJMX.WCPC

Entry Name: Thomas Monkton Chest Tomb About 21 Metres South East of the Chancel of the Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432291

Location: Brenchley, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Brenchley

Built-Up Area: Brenchley

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Brenchley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 67 41 BRENCHLEY HIGH STREET, BRENCHLEY
(south side)
15/122 Thomas Monkton chest tomb
about 21m south east of the
chancel of the Church of
All Saints
GV II


Chest tomb. Late C18. Portland stone. Rectangular chest on 2 steps and a
moulded plinth with a moulded oversailing lid and reeded corner pilasters.
oval panels to each end, roundels in relief on each side with festoons, one
with an inscription commemorating Thomas Monckton, died 1757.

A high quality chest tomb in an outstanding churchyard.


Listing NGR: TQ6800041694

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

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