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Group of 2 Escott Family Headstones and One Unidentified Headstone, in Churchyard, About 10 Metres S, Carhampton

Description: Group of 2 Escott Family Headstones and One Unidentified Headstone, in Churchyard, About 10 Metres S

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 265294

OS Grid Reference: ST0095142644
OS Grid Coordinates: 300951, 142644
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1744, -3.4182

Location: 5 Church Lane, Carhampton, Somerset TA24 6NQ

Locality: Carhampton
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 6NQ

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Listing Text


15/12 Group of 2 Escott family
headstones and one unidentified
headstone, in churchyard, about
10 metres south-east of chancel,
Church of St John the Baptist


Three headstones. Late C17-early c18. Doulting stone. About 500mm above ground. Pair similar but not
identical with moulded pilasters carrying cambered rope frieze surmounted by scull flanked with flowers;
one dated 1697, the other 1695 R E(scott), S E(scott). Third headstone square headed, 540mm above ground,
moulded surround with semi-circular headed centrepiece, inscription not legible. Probably to another
member of the Escott family others of whom are interred in the adjoining Richard Escott chest tomb (qv).

Listing NGR: ST0095142644

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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