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Group of Ten Monuments in Churchyard Adjacent to South Aisle of Church of St Martin, Kingsbury Episcopi

Description: Group of Ten Monuments in Churchyard Adjacent to South Aisle of Church of St Martin

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 264375

OS Grid Reference: ST4365621077
OS Grid Coordinates: 343656, 121077
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9863, -2.8041

Location: 2 Church Street, Kingsbury Episcopi, Somerset TA12 6AU

Locality: Kingsbury Episcopi
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA12 6AU

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Listing Text


8/190 Group of ten monuments in
churchyard adjacent to south
aisle of Church of St. Martin



Ten monuments. C17 and C18 except chest tomb to east early C19. Five chest tombs, 4 headstones, and a pedestal tomb.
The headstones are on the west side of the group, 2 large and 2 small, all with shaped tops and ornament, some texts
remaining, 3 with the inscriptions to the east, that to extreme south with an inscription to the west. The chest tombs
rectangular on plan, 2 with corner pilasters, hipped and slab tops, that to extreme east of group early C19. Pedestal
tomb to south-east of the group with fluted corner pilasters and a domed capping. An unusually close grouping of high
quality monuments spanning 3 centuries.

Listing NGR: ST4365621077

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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