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Critchlow Memorial and Railings 3 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Luke

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sheen, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.1504 / 53°9'1"N

Longitude: -1.8319 / 1°49'54"W

OS Eastings: 411342

OS Northings: 361486

OS Grid: SK113614

Mapcode National: GBR 35P.KPF

Mapcode Global: WHCDJ.T2WN

Entry Name: Critchlow Memorial and Railings 3 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Luke

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374551

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274325

Location: Sheen, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, SK17

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Sheen

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Sheen St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


6/107 Critchlow Memorial and
- Railings 3m south of
Chancel of Church of
St Luke


Chest tomb and railings to Critchlow family. Circa 1853, possibly by
William Butterfield. Stone; large aedicular Gothic chest, approximately
2m high of miniature bays; deep plinth with undercut cusped quatrefoil
pattern, carved gabletted pilasters framing inscribed panels and miniature
blind arcaded frieze of pointed arches over trefoil heads; cavetto
cornice bearing fleurons to surbase carrying pitched and hipped block
top with trefoil edge frieze and cut lines in imitation of scalloped
tiles; all clasped by cruciform. Spike-headed wrought iron railing
surround taken up in 3 bays over tomb to form round-arched profile,
cusped within with circular and trefoil devices, spaced by cusped ridge.

Listing NGR: SK1134261486

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