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Field Chest Tomb Approximately 25 Metres South of the Chancel of the Church if St Martin

A Grade II Listed Building in Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1306 / 51°7'50"N

Longitude: 0.1595 / 0°9'34"E

OS Eastings: 551196

OS Northings: 139026

OS Grid: TQ511390

Mapcode National: GBR LNH.53K

Mapcode Global: VHHQB.QV55

Plus Code: 9F3245J5+6Q

Entry Name: Field Chest Tomb Approximately 25 Metres South of the Chancel of the Church if St Martin

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356669

English Heritage Legacy ID: 438507

Location: Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Speldhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Speldhurst St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 53 NW SPELDHURST ASHURST HILL, ASHURST

7/442 Field chest tomb approx 25m
south of the chancel of the
Church of St Martin
GV II


Chest tomb. Dated 1875 in memory of George and Susan Field. Sandstone ashlar
chest tomb. Rectangular in plan with Gothic panelled corner pilasters and
panels each side with concave corners. Flat lid with moulded edges, moulded
base and plain plinth. The lid is inscribed with plain capitals and records
the deaths of George Field in 1875 and his wife Sarah in 1869. Their children
and other relations are commemorated in the side panels. Chest tomb fenced by
cast iron railings which are simple Gothic arcades with large corner standards
with crocketed finials.


Listing NGR: TQ5075738974

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

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