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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 18 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 2 METRES FROM SOUTH EAST CORNER OF CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS

List entry Number: 1387812

Location

GROUP OF 18 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 2 METRES FROM SOUTH EAST CORNER OF CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS, VILLAGE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Apr-1999

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 475804

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History

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Details

NESTON

SJ3174 VILLAGE STREET, Burton Village 794-1/11/17 (North side) Group of 18 Chest tombs, approx. 2m from SE corner of Church of St Nicholas

GV II

Group of 18 chest tombs. 1740-1783. Red Bunter sandstone. The tombs mainly have centre and end fluted muntins framing raised and fielded panels, 2 to each side. End panels are carved with skull and cross bones, hour glass or angle motifs. Inscribed top slabs with moulded overhanging edges have largely indecipherable dates and names. The tombs form a significant group within the churchyard.





Listing NGR: SJ3174274334

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National Grid Reference: SJ 31742 74334

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