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Chest Tomb Approximately 25 Metres South East of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Norton, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2681 / 52°16'5"N

Longitude: -1.1172 / 1°7'2"W

OS Eastings: 460336

OS Northings: 263692

OS Grid: SP603636

Mapcode National: GBR 9T8.SDX

Mapcode Global: VHCVD.L863

Entry Name: Chest Tomb Approximately 25 Metres South East of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342977

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360810

Location: Norton, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Norton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Norton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

NORTON DAVENTRY R0A0
SP66SW (East side)
5/164 Chest tomb approx 25m. SE of
Church of All Saints
GV II
Chest tomb. Commemorates members of the Botfield family beginning with Charlotte
Botfield d.1825. Grey sandstone. Low and very large rectangular chest with space
for 3 plaques on long side, two on sides. Low pyramidal stone slabbed roof
topped by swagger urn with oval domed top and finial signed on left side of urn
base: Baseley Daventry. Stone-paved enclosure bounded by low walls and original
cast-iron railings with spear finials and urns to standards. The Botfield family
were Lords of the Manor from 1800-l863 and lived at Norton Hall, demolished
1945.


Listing NGR: SP6033663692

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