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The Clarke Chest Tomb, 14 Metres South of the South Door to the Chancel, Church of Saint James, Chilton Cantelo

Description: The Clarke Chest Tomb, 14 Metres South of the South Door to the Chancel, Church of Saint James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 262621

OS Grid Reference: ST5703222160
OS Grid Coordinates: 357032, 122160
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9972, -2.6137

Location: Chilton Cantelo, Somerset BA22 8BG

Locality: Chilton Cantelo
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 8BG

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Listing Text


The Clarke Chest Tomb, 14 metres
South of the South door to the
- chancel, Church of Saint James


Chest tomb. Late C18. Ham stone ashlar, carved: moulded base, one
heavily fielded panel to each side and flank, panelled pilasters to
flanks only, heavily moulded hipped top. Commemorates members of the
Clarke family including Charles Holliar Clarke, died 1779 - much of the
inscriptions now worn away. One of a good group of five tombs.

Listing NGR: ST5703222160

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

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