Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1306139

Date first listed: 07-Dec-1987

Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL SEAT


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Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL SEAT

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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon (District Authority)

Parish: Washfield

National Grid Reference: SS 93637 15361


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9/210 War Memorial Seat


First World War Memorial in the form of a shelter with a seat inside. Circa 1918. Stone rubble with slate roof, hipped at ends. Shelter rectangular on plan and open-fronted with a central entrance between 2 chamfered timber posts on low stone rubble walls. The posts and sections of wall which return on the front elevation support on timber wallplate inscribed 'For God, For King, For Country. To Commemorate the Great War 1914-18'. Granite inscription tablet, the lettering very worn, set into wall on front at right. An unusual village war memorial set on a small green in front of the disused schoolhouse.

Listing NGR: SS9363715361

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 8 December 2016.


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

Legacy System number: 96855

Legacy System: LBS


War Memorials Online, accessed 08/12/2016 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/98759
War Memorials Register, accessed 08/12/2016 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/25390

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