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WILLS HEADSTONE APPROXIMATELY 1.5 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST MARY

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: WILLS HEADSTONE APPROXIMATELY 1.5 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST MARY

List entry Number: 1147602

Location

WILLS HEADSTONE APPROXIMATELY 1.5 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST MARY

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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Burlescombe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Mar-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 95872

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History

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Details

BURLESCOMBE ST 01 NE 5/21 Wills headstone approximate 1.5m - south of chancel of Church of St Mary GV II

Headstone. Dated 1690 in memory of John Wills. Hamstone. Upright slab with elliptical head standing approximately 1.2m high. The front contains a sunken panel between borders each side of carved guilloche and below the head carved with a winged cherubs head flanked by a skull and crossbones and an hourglass. The inscription, in Roman serif upper and lower case lettering, records the death of John Wills in 1690.

Listing NGR: ST0761616636

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National Grid Reference: ST 07615 16632

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