JOHN NORRIS CHEST TOMB AND RAILINGS, IN CHURCHYARD 15 METRES SOUTH EAST OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF ST GEORGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057467
Date first listed:
16-Nov-1984
Statutory Address:
JOHN NORRIS CHEST TOMB AND RAILINGS, IN CHURCHYARD 15 METRES SOUTH EAST OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF ST GEORGE, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
JOHN NORRIS CHEST TOMB AND RAILINGS, IN CHURCHYARD 15 METRES SOUTH EAST OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF ST GEORGE, CHURCH LANE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
West Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Bicknoller
National Grid Reference:
ST 11098 39403

Details

ST13NW BICKNOLLER CP CHURCH LANE (South side)

10/4 John Norris chest tomb and railings, in churchyard 15 metres South East of chancel, Church of - St George

GV 11

Chest tomb. Mid C19. Monolithic granite, tapered sacophagus-shaped tomb, ridged top bearing crocketed cross, moulded and stepped sides inscribed North and South sides to John Norris, died 1860, of Thorncombe House (qv). Contained within cast iron railed enclosure, with enriched panels, including hour glass motifs, resting cn granite plinth. Included for historical interest and as a very complete example of a mid Victorian tomb and enclosure



Listing NGR: ST1109839403

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
265053
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: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/04478/09
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