SPORDEL CHEST TOMB WITH RAILING ENCLOSURE, 13 METRES NORTH EAST OF NORTH EAST CORNER OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF SAINT MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057132
Date first listed:
30-Aug-1984
Statutory Address:
SPORDEL CHEST TOMB WITH RAILING ENCLOSURE, 13 METRES NORTH EAST OF NORTH EAST CORNER OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF SAINT MARY

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Location

Statutory Address:
SPORDEL CHEST TOMB WITH RAILING ENCLOSURE, 13 METRES NORTH EAST OF NORTH EAST CORNER OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF SAINT MARY

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
West and Middle Chinnock
National Grid Reference:
ST 46752 13432

Details

WEST CHINNOCK CP ST41SE 3/209 Spordel Chest Tomb with railing enclosure, 13 metres North East of North East corner of Chancel. Church of Saint Mary - GV II

Chest tomb in railed enclosure. C19. Ham stone, with wrought iron railings, Moulded base; simple panels with incised borders having reverse curves at corners, with reeded pilasters to both ends and flanks; thin steeply hipped top. Commemorates John Spordel (or Spordle), died 1840. Paved surround with 150mm stone kerb, on which are set railings with spear heads, with thicker balusters and ornamented fluted spikes to corners.

Listing NGR: ST4675213432

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
263767
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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