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Latitude: 51.5874 / 51°35'14"N
Longitude: -2.1735 / 2°10'24"W
OS Eastings: 388078
OS Northings: 187634
OS Grid: ST880876
Mapcode National: GBR 1PK.HB2
Mapcode Global: VH95R.8CTF
Entry Name: Monument to Adye Family in the Churchyard, 1 Metre South West of Porch, Parish Church
Listing Date: 3 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1283728
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318018
Location: Easton Grey, Wiltshire, SN16
Civil Parish: Easton Grey
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Easton Grey
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
EASTON GREY MALMESBURY ROAD
ST 88 NE
Monument to Adye family in
the churchyard, lm south-west of
porch, Parish Church
Chest tomb of exceptional quality. 1731. Limestone. Rococo style
with moulded plinth, deeply projecting cyma-recta moulded slab and
gadrooned, scrolled and fluted angle pilasters. Elaborately carved
in deep relief with 2 putti to south face flanking an inscription
cartouche: florid lettering in italic script. Further putti to
west end; skulls, an hour glass and scythe and devil's head to
east end. The Adye family held the manor of Easton Grey in the
(Shell Guide to Wiltshire, 1968)
Listing NGR: ST8807887634
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