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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: PAIR OF HUBBLE HEADSTONE APPROXIMATELY 3.5 METRES EAST OF THE CHANCEL OF THE CHURCH OF ST THOMAS A BECKET

List entry Number: 1262841

Location

PAIR OF HUBBLE HEADSTONE APPROXIMATELY 3.5 METRES EAST OF THE CHANCEL OF THE CHURCH OF ST THOMAS A BECKET, CHURCH LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
KentTunbridge WellsDistrict AuthorityCapel

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Aug-1990

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 433902

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History

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Details

TQ 64 SW CAPEL CHURCH LANE

5/229 Pair of Hubble headstones approx 3.5m east of the chancel of the Church of St Thomas A Becket GV II

Pair of headstones. Mid C18 in memory of members of the Hubble family. 2 good headstones, each an upright slab of sandstone standing approx l.l-1.3m high with shaped head carved with a biblical scene in low relief. The inscriptions begin in Gothic lettering but are mostly in Roman serif upper and lower case lettering including some italics. The left (northern) one represents the Good Samaritan and the inscription records the death of Thomas Hubble, senior, in 1740. The right one features a Judgement Day scene and commemorates the death of Thomas Hubble in 1764 and his son John in 1763.

Listing NGR: TQ6382444536

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National Grid Reference: TQ 63749 44515

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