British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

3 Dearing Monuments 5 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary, Bradford Peverell

Description: 3 Dearing Monuments 5 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105118

OS Grid Reference: SY6581693018
OS Grid Coordinates: 365816, 93018
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7358, -2.4858

Location: Manor Lane, Bradford Peverell, Dorset DT2 9SS

Locality: Bradford Peverell
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 9SS

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Bradford Peverell, Dorset at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


7/6 3 Dearing Monuments 5 metres
south of chancel of church
of St Mary.


Table-Tombs. Later C17. Stone. (1) Nearest chancel. Half sunk into ground
with ovolo-mould to cornice. Flat top. Inscription in capitals: "Here lyeth
the body of Luke Dearing the Elder" ...(illegible). (2) Central. Table-tomb
with broken down top block and one mutilated end block. (3-) Outer. Table-tomb
with cyma-moulded top block. Inscription: "Here lyeth the body of Luke Dearing
the Elder who was buried the Seventh Day of August. Anno Dom. 1666.

Listing NGR: SY6581693018

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.