GROUP OF 3 MONUMENTS IN CHURCHYARD, TO SOUTH-EAST OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST AND ALL SAINTS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1056987
Date first listed:
18-Feb-1988
Statutory Address:
GROUP OF 3 MONUMENTS IN CHURCHYARD, TO SOUTH-EAST OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST AND ALL SAINTS

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Location

Statutory Address:
GROUP OF 3 MONUMENTS IN CHURCHYARD, TO SOUTH-EAST OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST AND ALL SAINTS

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Kingstone
National Grid Reference:
ST 37894 13619

Details

ST31SE KINGSTONE CP KINGSTONE VILLAGE

4/35 Group of 3 monuments in churchyard, to south-east of chancel, Church of St. John the Evangelist and All Saints

GV II

Group of 2 chest tombs and a headstone: (a) Chest tomb about 9 metres south-east of chancel: C17. Ham stone. Base buried; single panel each end with ovolo-mould frame, 2 panels each flank, with rather worn pilasters; heavy moulded coving to nearly flat top. Much overgrown, and inscription not accessible. (b) Chest tomb about 11 metres south-east of chancel: Early C18. Ham stone. Base buried; semi-circular arched panels with keystones, inposts and dentilling, one each end and 2 each flank; cyma-recta coving to heavy hipped top. Commemorates ---- ----, died 1708. (c) Double headstone about 13 metres south-south-east of chancel: C18 reuse of C17 stone. Ham stone, size 900mm wide x 1100mm high x 140mm thick; shaped trefoil top; on west face 2 angel-heads with hourglass between and scrolls to sides, carved frame with tasselled centre-drop, commemorating Robert Simpson, died 1784. On east face an inscription to Ivy Harris, wife of Richard Harris, died 1623 - this inscription very deep cut.

Listing NGR: ST3789413619

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
264119
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 22 May 2003
Reference: IOE01/10853/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Perry. Source Historic England Archive
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