UNIDENTIFIED CHEST TOMB IN CHURCHYARD, ABOUT 3 METRES SOUTH OF PORCH, CHURCH OF ST AUGUISTINE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1307458

Date first listed: 17-May-1985

Statutory Address: UNIDENTIFIED CHEST TOMB IN CHURCHYARD, ABOUT 3 METRES SOUTH OF PORCH, CHURCH OF ST AUGUISTINE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: UNIDENTIFIED CHEST TOMB IN CHURCHYARD, ABOUT 3 METRES SOUTH OF PORCH, CHURCH OF ST AUGUISTINE

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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane (District Authority)

Parish: West Monkton

National Grid Reference: ST 26304 28440

Details

ST22NE WEST MONKTON CP WEST MONKTON VILLAGE

6/207 Unidentified chest tomb in churchyard, about 3 metres South of porch, Church of St Augustine



GV II*

Chest tomb. Late C17. Ham stone. Flat topped, frieze ornately carved with lions' masks, diamonds and rosettes, segmental headed bays with decorated spandrels set between caryatids on North and South faces, cartouche below angel's ead at East end, scull and cross bones West end partially sunk below ground. Inscriptions no longer legible but date 1683/8 is discernable on North face. A very handsome chest tomb.

Listing NGR: ST2630428440

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 270751

Legacy System: LBS

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