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6 Headstones and 1 Footstone in St Peter's Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Woking, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3017 / 51°18'6"N

Longitude: -0.537 / 0°32'13"W

OS Eastings: 502089

OS Northings: 156862

OS Grid: TQ020568

Mapcode National: GBR GD4.91V

Mapcode Global: VHFV8.MJZY

Plus Code: 9C3X8F27+M6

Entry Name: 6 Headstones and 1 Footstone in St Peter's Churchyard

Listing Date: 15 February 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346227

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473018

Location: Hoe Valley, Woking, Surrey, GU22

County: Surrey

Electoral Ward/Division: Hoe Valley

Built-Up Area: Woking

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Woking St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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6 headstones and 1 footstone in St Peter's churchyard


Six headstones and one associated footstone. Mid- and late-C18. Ashlar slabs with shaped tops; well-carved commemorative inscriptions and relief carving to heads of stones. From the south, the headstones commemorate: 1) William Harris d 1786 with carving at top of skull and cross bones below drapes; 2) Ann, wife of William Harris, d 1766, with skull at top; 3) John Harris d 17-6 with cherub at top; 4) Dorothy, wife of John Harris and daughter of Thomas and Sarah Hoade (see below); 5) Thomley Mealman, with cherub at top; 6) Sarah Hoade d 1780, with neo-classical carving at top. 7) Footstone of Dorothy Harris tomb is set to east of headstone and has matching shaped top and the letters "DH". (The dated footstone of Sarah Hoade rests against the churchyard wall.)
A group of fine mid- and late-C18 tombstones.

Listing NGR: TQ0208956862

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