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Ford Headstone Approximately 23 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Leonard

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlecote, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2064 / 52°12'22"N

Longitude: -1.6171 / 1°37'1"W

OS Eastings: 426261

OS Northings: 256528

OS Grid: SP262565

Mapcode National: GBR 5N2.L0C

Mapcode Global: VHBXV.XSGZ

Entry Name: Ford Headstone Approximately 23 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Leonard

Listing Date: 19 August 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1381831

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482195

Location: Charlecote, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Charlecote

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Charlecote St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


CHARLECOTE

SP25NE MAIN STREET, Charlecote
1901-1/2/14 (West side)
Ford headstone approximately 23
metres south of chancel of Church of
St Leonard

GV II

Headstone to Edward Ford, d.1680. Ashlar. Nowy-headed stone.
Inscription panel has frame of foliage, fruit and roses with
cherub to top, which interrupts cornice; side scrolls with
drops of fruit; head has swag with cherub and 2 bows
supporting Father Time with hour-glass and scythe; small
jewelled panel to each side and cornice/hood over. Worn verse
inscription to back. A well-preserved example with rich
carving.

Listing NGR: SP2625256531

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

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