Two Chest Tombs in Churchyard of St Mary's c. 5 M to NW of N Transept, Bampton

Two chest tombs, both of limestone ashlar. 1) early C19 with illegible inscriptions. Moulded base, cornice lid and top; moulded inscription panels; panelled pilasters.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
365605
Names
Two Chest Tombs in Churchyard of St Mary's c. 5 M to NW of N Transept
Coordinates
51.7279370° N, 1.5488650° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

Location Map

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Timeline

4 May 1989

Two Chest Tombs in Churchyard of St Mary's c. 5 M to NW of N Transept designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Two Chest Tombs in Churchyard of St Mary's c. 5 M to NW of N Transept is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1053564
Grade
II
Name
TWO CHEST TOMBS IN CHURCHYARD OF ST MARY'S CIRCA 5 METRES TO NORTH WEST OF NORTH TRANSEPT
Location
TWO CHEST TOMBS IN CHURCHYARD OF ST MARY'S CIRCA 5 METRES TO NORTH WEST OF NORTH TRANSEPT, CHURCH CLOSE
Parish
Bampton
District
West Oxfordshire
County
Oxfordshire
Grid Reference
SP 31255 03343

SP3003-3103 BAMPTON CHURCH CLOSE (South-west side) 13/69 Two chest tombs in Churchyard of St. Mary's c.5m to NW of N transept

GV II Two chest tombs, both of limestone ashlar. 1) early C19 with illegible inscriptions. Moulded base, cornice lid and top; moulded inscription panels; panelled pilasters. Top is damaged. 2) late C18, also with illegible inscriptions. Short, upright chest with moulded base, cornice lid, fluted pilasters and moulded panels. End panels have arched tops with rosettes in spandrels. On top of chest is an elegant fluted urn, with lid, on a moulded and stepped base. Chest is set on stone base with missing railings.

Listing NGR: SP3125703342

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Bibliography

  1. “TWO CHEST TOMBS IN CHURCHYARD OF ST MARY'S CIRCA 5 METRES TO NORTH WEST OF NORTH TRANSEPT.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1053564>