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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

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Coordinates

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

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

Location: 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

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Listing Text

PETERSTOW CP
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

GV II

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
panels.

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

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

Description

PETERSTOW CP
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

GV II

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
panels.

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

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