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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 6 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 12 METRES TO SOUTH OF SOUTH AISLE OF CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

List entry Number: 1177067

Location

GROUP OF 6 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 12 METRES TO SOUTH OF SOUTH AISLE OF CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityBerrington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-May-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 259695

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History

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Details

BERRINGTON C.P. BERRINGTON SJ 5206-5306 11/42 - Group of 6 chest tombs approximately 12 metres to south of south aisle of Church of All Saints GV II

Group of 6 chest tombs. Late C18 and early C19. Grey sandstone ashlar. North-western memorial: raised and fielded panels with fluted pilaster strips flanking side panels, and moulded cornice to chamfered top with pedimented ends; to Elizabeth Elsmere, died 24th January 1816, aged 17 and John Elsmere, died 22nd June 1868, aged 72; Western memorial: raised and fielded panels with fluted pilaster strips flanking side panels, and moulded cornice to flat top; to John Lawrence of Berrington, died 23rd November 1806, aged 80; south-western memorial: recessed semi-circular side panels have incised spandrels with anthemion ornament and flanking pilaster strips with anthemion ornament, end panels with incised borders, and moulded cornice to chamfered top; to Margaret Ramell, died 13th September 1842, aged 77; north-eastern memorial: raised and fielded side panels with flanking fluted pilaster strips, blank end panels with flanking fluted pilaster strips, and moulded cornice to chamfered top; eastern memorial; plain side panels with plain end piers, and chamfered top with raised ends; to Elizabeth Lawrence, died 1860; earlier inscription illegible at time of survey (March 1985); south- eastern memorial: plinth, raised and fielded panels with fluted pilaster strips flanking side panels, and moulded cornice to chamfered top; to Ann,wife of John Lawrence.



Listing NGR: SJ5304506845

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National Grid Reference: SJ 53045 06845

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