GROUP OF 5 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES EAST SOUTH EAST OF CORNER OF PARISH CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1205256
Date first listed:
29-Jul-1976
Date of most recent amendment:
13-Dec-1993
Statutory Address:
GROUP OF 5 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES EAST SOUTH EAST OF CORNER OF PARISH CHURCH, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
GROUP OF 5 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES EAST SOUTH EAST OF CORNER OF PARISH CHURCH, 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:
Chard Town
National Grid Reference:
ST 32331 08188

Details

CHARD

ST3308 CHURCH STREET 756-1/4/18 (West side) 29/07/76 Group of 5 chest tombs approx 15m east-south-east of corner of Parish Church (Formerly Listed as: CHURCH STREET (West side) Tomb Chests and War Memorial in the Parish Church churchyard)

GV II

5 chest tombs. Early to late C18. Limestone. Farthest to SE is early/mid C18 and totally ivy clad. The second approx 4m NE of the first is late C18; hipped top with moulded edges, reeded pilasters to long sides and raised and fielded panels to all sides. The third, approx 2m north of the second is early C18 with very shallow hipped top and deeply raised and fielded panels. The fourth, early C18, has hipped top with moulded edges and fluted Ionic pilasters to middle of long sides and corners. The fifth, early C18, has shallow hipped top and probably has fluted pilasters obscured by ivy.

Listing NGR: ST3233108188

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
374046
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 10 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/00102/35
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