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Wyndham Enclosure in Burial Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in East Knoyle, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0726 / 51°4'21"N

Longitude: -2.175 / 2°10'29"W

OS Eastings: 387837

OS Northings: 130382

OS Grid: ST878303

Mapcode National: GBR 1WR.NY2

Mapcode Global: FRA 66B9.2G9

Plus Code: 9C3V3RFG+32

Entry Name: Wyndham Enclosure in Burial Ground

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318428

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321121

Location: East Knoyle, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: East Knoyle

Built-Up Area: East Knoyle

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: East Knoyle St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Description


EAST KNOYLE CHURCH ROAD
ST 83 SE
(south side)
8/15 Wyndham enclosure in burial
ground
II
Family burial enclosure. Circa 1912 by Detmar Blow for Wyndham
family of Clouds House (q.v.). Limestone dwarf walls enclosing
square enclosure on two sides, south side bounded by higher ashlar
wall with coping incorporating five pedimented inscription tablets,
including one to Percy Wyndham builder of Clouds who died 1911,
north side facing rest of burial ground open. Central feature is
octagonal cross on square base with carved crocketed finial with
Calvary. Several family graves; two with bronze-covered
horizontal wooden crosses with raised Art Nouveau style lettering,
bronze grave cover with angel to Edwina Wyndham died 1919, cast-
iron railed enclosure decorated with angels and guilloche to George
Wyndham died 1915. Inscription tablets set in south wall to other
members of family, several unused.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, Wiltshire, 1975)


Listing NGR: ST8783730382

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