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3 Chest Tombs 7 Metres West of the Tower of the Church of St Michael and All Angels

A Grade II Listed Building in Claverdon, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2789 / 52°16'43"N

Longitude: -1.711 / 1°42'39"W

OS Eastings: 419812

OS Northings: 264562

OS Grid: SP198645

Mapcode National: GBR 4KV.088

Mapcode Global: VHBXF.9Z9D

Entry Name: 3 Chest Tombs 7 Metres West of the Tower of the Church of St Michael and All Angels

Listing Date: 18 March 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482427

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Claverdon

Built-Up Area: Claverdon

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Claverdon St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


CLAVERDON

SP16SE CHURCH ROAD
1457-1/5/17 (North side)
18/03/97 3 chest tombs 7m west of tower of
Church of St Michael and All Angels

GV II

Group of 3 chest tombs to members of the Middleton family.
To Thomas Middleton d.1831 and Ann his wife d.1809; to William
Middleton d.1829; and to Samuel Middleton d.1873, Ann his wife
d.1868 and Edward their son d.1834. Sandstone ashlar.
To Thomas Middleton and to William Middleton (alike): 2m long
x 1m wide x 1m high; ovolo-chamfered plinths with inscribed
panels to sides and incised borders, that to Thomas surmounted
by hipped slab.
To Samuel Middleton: Greek-Revival style; stepped base,
approx. 1.5m high x 2m long x 1m wide, hollow chamfered
plinth, splayed chest with fluted angles, surmounted by hipped
slab with ovolo-moulded eaves.
All the listed items in the Churchyard form a group with
Church of St Michael and All Angels (qv).

Listing NGR: SP1981264562

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

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