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Group of 5 Monuments in Angle Between Chancel and Vestry of Church of St Oswald

A Grade II Listed Building in Guiseley, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8751 / 53°52'30"N

Longitude: -1.7059 / 1°42'21"W

OS Eastings: 419432

OS Northings: 442142

OS Grid: SE194421

Mapcode National: GBR JRJM.GM

Mapcode Global: WHC8X.RVVM

Entry Name: Group of 5 Monuments in Angle Between Chancel and Vestry of Church of St Oswald

Listing Date: 7 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433655

Location: Leeds, LS20

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Guiseley and Rawdon

Built-Up Area: Guiseley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Guiseley St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

AIREBOROUGH CHURCH STREET
SE 14 SE
LS 20 (south side)
Guiseley
10A/47 Group of 5 monuments
- in angle between
chancel and vestry of
Church of St. Oswald
GV II

Group of 5 monuments, comprising 2 tomb chests dated 1722 and 1790 and
slabs now set vertically against wall, one with date erased, others dated
1708 and 1772. All sandstone. Tomb chest, Ann Sergeant, d.1790, with
panelled sides and lid with incised arched decoration at the head. Tomb
chest, Mary Holden, d.1722, with large block sides, lid with incised margin
scrolled at the corners, raised date in sunk panel, and raised decorated
initial letter H in sunk panel. Slab, Christopher Brown, date erased, but
surround like that of Mary Holden's tomb above. Slab, Thomas Brown,
d. 1772, plain. Slab, Mr. Christopher Brown, d.1708, with surround of very
primitive Corinthian columns and foliated arched head with skull and
cross-bones; elegant incised lettering.


Listing NGR: SE1943242142

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

Description

AIREBOROUGH CHURCH STREET
SE 14 SE
LS 20 (south side)
Guiseley
10A/47 Group of 5 monuments
- in angle between
chancel and vestry of
Church of St. Oswald
GV II

Group of 5 monuments, comprising 2 tomb chests dated 1722 and 1790 and
slabs now set vertically against wall, one with date erased, others dated
1708 and 1772. All sandstone. Tomb chest, Ann Sergeant, d.1790, with
panelled sides and lid with incised arched decoration at the head. Tomb
chest, Mary Holden, d.1722, with large block sides, lid with incised margin
scrolled at the corners, raised date in sunk panel, and raised decorated
initial letter H in sunk panel. Slab, Christopher Brown, date erased, but
surround like that of Mary Holden's tomb above. Slab, Thomas Brown,
d. 1772, plain. Slab, Mr. Christopher Brown, d.1708, with surround of very
primitive Corinthian columns and foliated arched head with skull and
cross-bones; elegant incised lettering.


Listing NGR: SE1943242142

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