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Pair of Chest Tombs 1 to 2 Metres South of West Tower of Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkhurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0375 / 51°2'14"N

Longitude: 0.5029 / 0°30'10"E

OS Eastings: 575577

OS Northings: 129441

OS Grid: TQ755294

Mapcode National: GBR PTX.V9M

Mapcode Global: FRA C6YC.MS2

Entry Name: Pair of Chest Tombs 1 to 2 Metres South of West Tower of Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323165

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169720

Location: Hawkhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Hawkhurst

Built-Up Area: Hawkhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 7429-7529 (south side)

18/370 Pair of chest tombs 1 to
2 metres south of west
tower of Church of St
Two chest tombs. John Springett, d.1733 and wife (?), mid C18. Identical chests
on double-stepped platform, with ogee-moulded base, double ogee-moulded corner
piers and ogee moulded top slab. Simple inscription panels. They lie adjacent to
a railed chest tomb attached to the church and described under the main entry for
the Church of St Lawrence.

Listing NGR: TQ7553729446

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

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