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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 KIPPING HEADSTONES APPROXIMATELY 2.5 METRES EAST OF THE VESTRY OF THE CHURCH OF ST THOMAS A BECKET

List entry Number: 1262870

Location

PAIR OF KIPPING HEADSTONES APPROXIMATELY 2.5 METRES EAST OF THE VESTRY 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: 433903

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History

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Details

TQ 64 SW CAPEL CHURCH LANE

5/230 Pair of Kipping headstones approx 2.5m east of the vestry of the Church of St Thomas A Becket GV II

Pair of headstones. Both date from the 1680s and commemorate members of the Kipping family. Both are upright slabs of sandstone standing approx 350-400mm high. Both have shaped heads with plain projecting surrounds. The heads are each carved with an hourglass and the inscriptions are in Roman serif capitals. The left (northern) one records the death of William Kipping in 1681 and the right one records the death of Thomas Kipping in 1685.

Listing NGR: TQ6382444536

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National Grid Reference: TQ 63747 44518

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