UNIDENTIFIED CHEST TOMB, IN CHURCHYARD ABOUT 22 METRES SOUTH OF PORCH, CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057360
Date first listed:
05-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
UNIDENTIFIED CHEST TOMB, IN CHURCHYARD ABOUT 22 METRES SOUTH OF PORCH, CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

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Location

Statutory Address:
UNIDENTIFIED CHEST TOMB, IN CHURCHYARD ABOUT 22 METRES SOUTH OF PORCH, CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

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

County:
Somerset
District:
West Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Carhampton
National Grid Reference:
ST 00927 42628

Details

ST0042 CARHAMPTON CP CARHAMPTON VILLAGE

15/16 Unidentified chest tomb, in churchyard about 22 metres south of porch, Church of St John the Baptist -

GV II

Chest tomb. Early-mid C18. Possibly Doulting. Flat topped, moulded cornice, plinth below ground; 3 fluted pilasters on south front with 2 raised oval panels - inscription illegible, north front badly damaged, oval panel and central pilaster missing, inserted section of inscribed lias stone from an unidentifiable source, east end carved with hour glass with ribbon set above scull and cross bones, west end obscured by ivy at time of survey (June 1984), All in very poor condition.

Listing NGR: ST0092742628

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
265298
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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