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Group of 4 Monuments in Churchyard About 3 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St John the Evangelist, Kingstone

Description: Group of 4 Monuments in Churchyard About 3 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St John the Evangelist

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 264118

OS Grid Reference: ST3788713632
OS Grid Coordinates: 337887, 113632
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9188, -2.8850

Location: Moolham Lane, Kingstone, Somerset TA19 0NS

Locality: Kingstone
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA19 0NS

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Listing Text


ST31SE Group of 4 monuments in
churchyard about 3 metres south
4/34 of chancel, Church of St. John
the Evangelist and All Saints


Group of 2 chest tombs and 2 headstones: (a) Chest tomb 3 metres south of chancel: probably C17. Ham stone. Base and
body part buried; plain north flank and east end, west end has proundstanding plain shield and south flank 2
semi-circular arched panels; cyma-recta coving to almost flat top. Commemorates Richard ----, death date below ground.
(b) Chest tomb immediately east of last; Probably C17. Ham stone, base and body part buried; sides have one panel each
face with bolection-mould frame; moulded coving to shallow hipped top. Commemorates Ann, wife of Christopher Budd,
death date buried. (c) Headstone 1.5m south and between items (a) and (b). C18. Ham stone, size 900mm wide x 1250mm
high x l10mm thick, chamfered back; shaped top with 2 angel-heads in semi-circular arches, the heads markedly proud of
face of stone, with hourglass between and scrolls to sides, single panel with carved border. Inscriptions not readable.
(d) Headstone 3.5m south and between items (a) and (b): C18. Ham stone, size 750mm wide x 1000mm high x l00mm thick;
shaped head with 2 semi- circular arched panels having angel-heads, scrolls to sides; 2 panels with carved frames and
centre drop. Inscriptions not readable.

Listing NGR: ST3788713632

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Source: English Heritage

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