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Purton Monument, in Churchyard, About 4m South-East of Corner of Chancel, Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Minsterworth, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8511 / 51°51'3"N

Longitude: -2.3305 / 2°19'49"W

OS Eastings: 377329

OS Northings: 216996

OS Grid: SO773169

Mapcode National: GBR 0JQ.ZJ6

Mapcode Global: VH949.KQ9T

Plus Code: 9C3VVM29+CQ

Entry Name: Purton Monument, in Churchyard, About 4m South-East of Corner of Chancel, Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 26 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305451

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134388

Location: Minsterworth, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL2

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Minsterworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Minsterworth St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 71 NE
(south side)
Purton monument, in churchyard,
about 4m south-east of south-east
corner of chancel, Church of
St. Peter
Chest tomb. Thomas Purton, died 1769. Flat lid, simple chamfer;
north side rococo carving, winged cherub's head in centre,
decorative carving to ends panel: framed each end by hanging
leaves and flowers. South side badly weathered, drapery to ends.
Quarter-square gadrooned corner balusters, carving to stem; ends
hour glass, in serpent of eternity, palm fronds, whole on a stand.

Listing NGR: SO7732916996

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

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