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MEDIEVAL MONUMENT 1 METRE EAST OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF SAINT PETER AND SAINT PAUL

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: MEDIEVAL MONUMENT 1 METRE EAST OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF SAINT PETER AND SAINT PAUL

List entry Number: 1056570

Location

MEDIEVAL MONUMENT 1 METRE EAST OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF SAINT PETER AND SAINT PAUL

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Muchelney

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Feb-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 263275

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Details

MUCHELNEY CP _ ST42SW 8/213 Medieval monument 1 metre east of Chancel, Church of SS. Peter and Paul - GV II

Chest tomb. Early C15. Ham stone. Moulded base, flat top with deep gothic moulded coving; plain west end, but flanks have 6 traceried panels with cusped ogee heads and trefoils; east end has 4 panels to half-height, then an inverted 'T' panel apparently for brass plate, now missing, flanked by trefoils and ogee arched panels. Said to have had the headless effigy of an abbot. Tomb relocated after discovery on site of Abbey (q.v) during excavations of 1873 (VCR, vol III, 1914).

Listing NGR: ST4291124902

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National Grid Reference: ST 42911 24902

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