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Two Monuments in Churchyard, About 2 Metres South South East of South Transept, Church of St Peter a, South Petherton

Description: Two Monuments in Churchyard, About 2 Metres South South East of South Transept, Church of St Peter a

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 264264

OS Grid Reference: ST4324516847
OS Grid Coordinates: 343245, 116847
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9483, -2.8093

Location: Hele Lane, South Petherton, Somerset TA13 5DQ

Locality: South Petherton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA13 5DQ

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Listing Text


7/179 Two monuments in churchyard,
about 2 metres south-south-east
of south transept, Church of St
Peter and St Paul


A chest tomb and a headstone. a) Horne chest tomb about 2 metres south-south-east of south transept. Early C17. Ham
stone. Base buried; plain sides and flanks; chamfered coving to heavy flat top. Commemorates John Horne, died 1620. b)
Headstone immediately south-east of a). Probably early C18. Ham stone, about 900mm x 800mm x ll0mm thick, chamfered
back: triple scroll top of unusual type locally, forming a skull: two panels with arrowed centre drop, the panels
having wide-shouldered semi-circular arched heads. Inscriptions very worn.

Listing NGR: ST4324616849

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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