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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: GAMBIER-PARRY MONUMENT IN THE CHURCHYARD, ABOUT 8M EAST OF CENTRE OF EAST WALL OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF THE HOLY INNOCENTS

List entry Number: 1091371

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GAMBIER-PARRY MONUMENT IN THE CHURCHYARD, ABOUT 8M EAST OF CENTRE OF EAST WALL OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF THE HOLY INNOCENTS

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

County District District Type Parish
GloucestershireTewkesburyDistrict AuthorityHighnam

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 134346

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History

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Details

HIGHNAM HIGHNAM VILLAGE SO 7819-7919 9/55 Gambier-Parry monument in the churchyard, about 8m east of centre of east wall of chancel, Church of the Holy Innocents GV II Coped tomb. Thomas Gambier-Parry, died 1888, by Sydney Gambier- Parry. Stone, and 2 types of marble. Slightly tapering to foot with chamfered corners. Coped top carved in high relief: projecting 3 sided canopy to east end, crocketed ogee arches, with pierced tracery below, crenellated eaves, stone roof above (described as if vertical, but in fact laid flat). Below, either side semi-octagonal shafts rising from floriate corbelled bases: 2 rings, capitals. On ridge between cross rising from 3-step base, floriate crockets off sides; 2 coats of arms each side. Whole set on marble base, moulded, chamfered top with Gothic lettering; different type of marble to moulded plinth below, whole set on plain stone slab at ground level. T. Gambier-Parry built church, Lodge, School and Rectory (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO7966619542

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National Grid Reference: SO 79666 19542

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