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Rendell Altar Tomb, in Churchyard 10 Metres South West of South West Corner of Tower, Church of Sain, West Coker

Description: Rendell Altar Tomb, in Churchyard 10 Metres South West of South West Corner of Tower, Church of Sain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 263798

OS Grid Reference: ST5162913562
OS Grid Coordinates: 351629, 113562
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9195, -2.6895

Location: 8 Church Street, West Coker, Somerset BA22 9BD

Locality: West Coker
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 9BD

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Listing Text

9/240 Rendall Altar Tomb, in churchyard
10 metres South-West of
South-West corner of tower,
Church of Saint Martin of Tours

Altar Tomb. 1840. Portland stone. About 0.75 metre square and 1.2 metre high. Moulded base, one fielded panel each
face, four gabled top with anthemion corner acroteria. Commemorates Israel Rendell, died 1840, who founded the twine
works in East Street (qv) and also built Milbrook House (qv), and others of his family. Paved surround with 150mm high
kerb, on which are set spear headed wrought iron railings, with occasional urn finials. (VAG Report on Cross House,
unpublished SRO, 1972).

Listing NGR: ST5162913562

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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