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Unidentified Chest Tomb, in Churchyard About 22 Metres South of Porch, Church of St John the Baptist, Carhampton

Description: Unidentified Chest Tomb, in Churchyard About 22 Metres South of Porch, Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 265298

OS Grid Reference: ST0092742628
OS Grid Coordinates: 300927, 142628
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1743, -3.4186

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


15/16 Unidentified chest tomb, in
churchyard about 22 metres south
of porch, Church of St John the


Chest tomb. Early-mid C18. Possibly Doulting. Flat topped, moulded cornice, plinth below ground; 3 fluted pilasters on
south front with 2 raised oval panels - inscription illegible, north front badly damaged, oval panel and central
pilaster missing, inserted section of inscribed lias stone from an unidentifiable source, east end carved with hour
glass with ribbon set above scull and cross bones, west end obscured by ivy at time of survey (June 1984), All in very
poor condition.

Listing NGR: ST0092742628

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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