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Pair of Hobbs Monuments, About 2 1/2 Metres South East of Gearing Monument in Churchyard of Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Lechlade-on-Thames, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6938 / 51°41'37"N

Longitude: -1.6905 / 1°41'25"W

OS Eastings: 421488

OS Northings: 199493

OS Grid: SU214994

Mapcode National: GBR 4ST.RF2

Mapcode Global: VHC0B.NP5D

Plus Code: 9C3WM8V5+GQ

Entry Name: Pair of Hobbs Monuments, About 2 1/2 Metres South East of Gearing Monument in Churchyard of Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303133

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129029

Location: Lechlade, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Lechlade

Built-Up Area: Lechlade-on-Thames

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Lechlade St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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(east side)

10/184 Pair of hobbs Monuments, about 2.5m
south-east of Gearing Monument in
churchyard of Church of St. Lawrence


Two chest tombs. To north, William Hobbs, died 1803 (?); to south,
Elizabeth Hobbs, died 1812 (?). Limestone. To north: flat top
with straight edges, moulded plinth. Cut-off corners. Plain ends
and sides with remains of low relief cartouche around inscription
on north side. Inscriptions mostly obliterated. Top has been
pieced, and has moved. To south: moulded plinth and capping on
tall base with plain frieze. Three-stepped tent top with curved
then straight edges. End panels have incised rectangular panel
with projecting semi-circular section at top. Fielded side panels
with flanking fluted strips.

Listing NGR: SU2148899493

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