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Group of 2 Sheppard Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 20m North of Chancel to Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7061 / 51°42'21"N

Longitude: -2.1859 / 2°11'9"W

OS Eastings: 387253

OS Northings: 200834

OS Grid: SO872008

Mapcode National: GBR 1N0.S7N

Mapcode Global: VH955.2C8Y

Plus Code: 9C3VPR47+CM

Entry Name: Group of 2 Sheppard Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 20m North of Chancel to Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132991

Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Minchinhampton

Built-Up Area: Minchinhampton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Minchinhampton with Box

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON BELL LANE, Minchinhampton
(north side)

19/199 Group of 2 Sheppard family monuments
in the churchyard approximately 20m
north of chancel to Church of the
Holy Trinity


Chest tomb and pedestal tomb within railed enclosure. Mid Cl8.
Marble and grey sandstone with limestone. Group comprises: chest
tomb with moulded and panelled marble ends, west having limestone
cartouche set in oval recess; plain recessed side panels.
Limestone plinth; plain marble weathered top. Inscribed to SAMUEL
SHEPPARD, died 1749. Rectangular pedestal with moulded marble
ends. Moulded plinth; moulded top with high boldly moulded
sandstone finial coping with domical cap. Inscribed to Frances and
Rebecca Sheppard, both died 1741. Stone surround with low rail
between cast iron posts with small ball finials.

Listing NGR: SO8725300834

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

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