RENDELL ALTAR TOMB, IN CHURCHYARD 10 METRES SOUTH WEST OF SOUTH WEST CORNER OF TOWER, CHURCH OF SAINT MARTIN OF TOURS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1057145

Date first listed: 30-Aug-1984

Statutory Address: RENDELL ALTAR TOMB, IN CHURCHYARD 10 METRES SOUTH WEST OF SOUTH WEST CORNER OF TOWER, CHURCH OF SAINT MARTIN OF TOURS, CHURCH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: RENDELL ALTAR TOMB, IN CHURCHYARD 10 METRES SOUTH WEST OF SOUTH WEST CORNER OF TOWER, CHURCH OF SAINT MARTIN OF TOURS, CHURCH STREET

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset (District Authority)

Parish: West Coker

National Grid Reference: ST 51629 13562

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History

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Details

WEST COKER CP CHURCH STREET ST511S 9/240 Rendall Altar Tomb, in churchyard 10 metres South-West of South-West corner of tower, Church of Saint Martin of Tours - GV II

Altar Tomb. 1840. Portland stone. About 0.75 metre square and 1.2 metre high. Moulded base, one fielded panel each face, four gabled top with anthemion corner acroteria. Commemorates Israel Rendell, died 1840, who founded the twine works in East Street (qv) and also built Milbrook House (qv), and others of his family. Paved surround with 150mm high kerb, on which are set spear headed wrought iron railings, with occasional urn finials. (VAG Report on Cross House, unpublished SRO, 1972).

Listing NGR: ST5162913562

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 263798

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in Vernacular Architecture Group Report, (1972)

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