History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

2. Chest Tomb to SE of Church of Church of Saint Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Rhuddlan, Denbighshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.2906 / 53°17'25"N

Longitude: -3.4692 / 3°28'9"W

OS Eastings: 302160

OS Northings: 378072

OS Grid: SJ021780

Mapcode National: GBR 4Z6D.Q4

Mapcode Global: WH659.PK67

Plus Code: 9C5R7GRJ+68

Entry Name: 2. Chest Tomb to SE of Church of Church of Saint Mary

Listing Date: 10 November 1994

Last Amended: 10 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14980

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Approx 10m SE of the church, on the SE side of the path that leads to the church porch.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Rhuddlan

Community: Rhuddlan

Built-Up Area: Rhuddlan

Traditional County: Flintshire

Find accommodation in


Pair of chest tombs, the inscriptions badly worn and illegible, but c1680-1700, and probably of members of the Conwy family. Both have arcaded panels to long sides with guilloche frieze and fluted angle columns. Shields of arms and angels on shorter sides. Guilloche frieze at margins of inscribed slabs.

Reasons for Listing

Good and rare examples of late C17 memorial sculpture.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.