LEIGH CHEST TOMB ADJACENT TO THE SOUTH SIDE OF TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST WINIFRED

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1252586
Date first listed:
08-Mar-1988
Statutory Address:
LEIGH CHEST TOMB ADJACENT TO THE SOUTH SIDE OF TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST WINIFRED

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Location

Statutory Address:
LEIGH CHEST TOMB ADJACENT TO THE SOUTH SIDE OF TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST WINIFRED

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

County:
Devon
District:
East Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Branscombe
National Grid Reference:
SY 19550 88458

Details

SY 18 NE BRANSCOMBE BRANSCOMBE

7/21 Leigh chest tomb adjacent - to the south side of tower of Church of st Winifred GV II

Chest tomb. Dated 1787 in memory of Thomazine Leigh. Beerstone ashlar. Chest tomb with plain base and soffit-moulded flat lid. It has plain sides with a shallow moulded frieze. On the south side there is a central plaque a little proud from the main sides. It is inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case lettering and records the death of Thomazine Leigh in 1787.

Listing NGR: SY1954588452

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
435597
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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