FIVE MONUMENTS IN CHURCHYARD, ABOUT 2 OR 3 METRES SOUTH WEST OF PORCH, CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1056998
Date first listed:
18-Feb-1988
Statutory Address:
FIVE MONUMENTS IN CHURCHYARD, ABOUT 2 OR 3 METRES SOUTH WEST OF PORCH, CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
FIVE MONUMENTS IN CHURCHYARD, ABOUT 2 OR 3 METRES SOUTH WEST OF PORCH, CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH LANE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Seavington St. Mary
National Grid Reference:
ST 40285 14914

Details

SEAVINGTON ST MARY CP CHURCH LANE (East side) ST41SW 5/69 Five monuments in churchyard, about 2 or 3 metres south-west of porch, Church of St Mary

GV II

Chest tomb and four headstones nearby: a) Unidentified chest tomb about 2 metres south west of porch. Later C17. Ham stone. Moulded plinth; baluster-moulded ends, with panels on flanks having egg-and-dart moulding, no frieze; deep moulded coving to shallow-hipped top having moulded leading edges. Inscription badly worn. b) Hutchings headstone about one metre east of chest tomb. Early C18. Ham stone, about 700mm x 1000mm x 120mm thick, with chamfered back: open segmental- arched head with skull 'keystone' and side scrolls, egg-and-dart undermould; sides have quasi-Ionic pilaster. Commemorates Mary Hutchinqs, death date not readable, c) Unidentified headstone about one metre south of last. Early C18. Ham stone, about 650mm x 850mm x 90mm thick; with chamfered back: semi-circular-arched head with side scrolls, flat face with inscribed decoration: commemorates John - , died - d) Unidentified headstone immediately south of last. Early C18. Ham stone, about 700mm x 850mm x 100mm thick, chamfered back, as item c) but top recessed with angel head. Inscription badly worn. e) Unidentified headstone about one metre south-west of chest tomb. Early C18. Ham stone, about one metre x one metre x 140mm thick, chamfered back; almost flat top, with semi-circular arched recesses having angel heads, side scrolls; wave-mould frame with partial cental drop. Inscription badly worn.

Listing NGR: ST4028514914

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
264150
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 16 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/10386/13
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