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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GROUP OF 5 CHEST TOMBS BETWEEN APPROXIMATELY 10 AND 15 METRES TO SOUTH OF NAVE AND CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES

List entry Number: 1055611

Location

GROUP OF 5 CHEST TOMBS BETWEEN APPROXIMATELY 10 AND 15 METRES TO SOUTH OF NAVE AND CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityCardington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Apr-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 259555

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History

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Details

SO 5095-5195 CARDINGTON C.P. CARDINGTON 12/14 Group of 5 chest - tombs between approx. 10 and 15 metres to south of nave and chancel of Church of St. James

GV II

Group of 5 chest tombs. Late C18 and early C19. Brown sandstone ashlar. Northern chest tomb: pedestal tomb. Late C18. Recessed panels, moulded cornice, chamfered top, and partly fluted ovoid finial with concave base. North-west tomb: chest tomb. Dated 1798. Chamfered plinth, recessed side panels with flanking reeded pilaster strips, and moulded cornice to flat top. To John Lowe, d. Nov. 2nd, 1798. South-west tomb: chest tomb. Dated 1844. Chamfered plinth. Raised side panels with quadrant corners and flanking reeded pilaster strips, and chamfered top. To Daniel Lowe, d. April 20th, 1844. North-east tomb: chest tomb. Early C19. Semi-circular side panels with radial fans in spandrels and flanking corner piers with sunken rectangular panels and moulded cornice to flat top; sunken end panels. Inscription illegible at time of survey (September, 1985). South-east tomb: chest tomb. Late C18. Recessed panels with flanking reeded pilaster strips, and moulded cornice to flat top. Inscription illegible at time of survey (September, 1985).

Listing NGR: SO5064695131

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National Grid Reference: SO 50646 95131

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