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Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 12 Metres South of Nave, Church of St Mary, Luxborough

Description: Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 12 Metres South of Nave, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 265360

OS Grid Reference: SS9738938009
OS Grid Coordinates: 297389, 138009
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1321, -3.4679

Location: Perley Lane, Luxborough, Somerset TA23 0SR

Locality: Luxborough
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA23 0SR

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Listing Text


11/77 Unidentified chest tomb in
churchyard, about 12 metres south
of nave, Church of St Mary


Chest tomb. Late C15-early C16. Local stone, squared and coursed. Monolithic slab with steeply chamfered cornice, tomb
sunk almost to cornice, inset panel with heraldic device at east end, strongly carved with illegible description
visible, appears to be in good condition below the soil. Forms a pair with similar tomb to north. Rare survival of an
early tomb.

Listing NGR: SS9738938009

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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