History in Structure

Group of Eight Chest Tombs Between About 7 and 25 Yards South of the Tower of the Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Peterstow, County of Herefordshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.9208 / 51°55'14"N

Longitude: -2.6357 / 2°38'8"W

OS Eastings: 356374

OS Northings: 224887

OS Grid: SO563248

Mapcode National: GBR FP.P2V4

Mapcode Global: VH869.8ZFD

Plus Code: 9C3VW9C7+8P

Entry Name: Group of Eight Chest Tombs Between About 7 and 25 Yards South of the Tower of the Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 26 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288416

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399710

ID on this website: 101288416

Location: St Peter's Church, Peterstow, County of Herefordshire, HR9

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Peterstow

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Peterstow

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

Tagged with: Chest tomb

Find accommodation in


SO 52 SE
6/118 Group of eight chest tombs
between about 7 and 25 yards
south of the tower of the
Church of St Peter


Chest tombs in sandstone ashlar.

For Robert Jones, died 1731; with thick stepped flat capping, large corner
balusters and advanced side panels.

For Robert Jones, died 1778; with flat capping, corner balusters, quadrant
corners to margins of side panels.

For William .....?, died 1794; similar to last.

For Margaret Beavan, died 1799; flat moulded capping, gadrooned corner
balusters, quadrant corners with paterae to margins of side panels.

For Susan Powell, died 1760; flat capping, corner balusters, and advanced side

For Hanna Stone, died 1818; low with flat moulded capping, balustered end
panels and quadrant corners to side panels.

For John .....?, died 1808; flat capping, corner balusters with oval margins
to side panels.

Southernmost, probably very early C19, has illegible inscriptions; hipped
capping and gadrooned corner balusters.

Listing NGR: SO5637424887

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.