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Gwynne monument in churchyard of the Church of St Stephen

A Grade II Listed Building in Glasbury, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0708 / 52°4'14"N

Longitude: -3.2854 / 3°17'7"W

OS Eastings: 311994

OS Northings: 242155

OS Grid: SO119421

Mapcode National: GBR YT.CPQL

Mapcode Global: VH6BG.06JX

Entry Name: Gwynne monument in churchyard of the Church of St Stephen

Listing Date: 18 January 1996

Last Amended: 18 January 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17203

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Located in the churchyard of St Stephen's Church, approximately 8m SE of the SE corner of the chancel.

County: Powys

Community: Glasbury (Y Clas-ar-wy)

Community: Glasbury

Locality: Llanstephan

Traditional County: Radnorshire

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Exterior

A limestone family tomb. c.1850. A tapered die on a moulded base, carrying a moulded cornice and cavetto plinth rising to a gadrooned urn topped by a pineapple carving. The monument is surrounded by iron railings with spear head terminals. To Ann Gwynne of Brynsyfiog, †1810 and son, James Gwynne, the son of Gwynne of Trevethe (Brecon), of Pwll Piran †1846 and others of the family.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a monument having some architectural and local historical interest, of group value with the listed church and lych-gate

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