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Unknown Monument in the Churchyard 9 Metres South of Porch of Church of St Peter, Lydford-on-Fosse

Description: Unknown Monument in the Churchyard 9 Metres South of Porch of Church of St Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 267563

OS Grid Reference: ST5646631862
OS Grid Coordinates: 356466, 131862
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0844, -2.6229

Location: High Street, Lydford-on-Fosse, Somerset TA11 7DB

Locality: Lydford-on-Fosse
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA11 7DB

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Listing Text


10/91 Unknown monument in the
churchyard 9 metres south of
porch of Church of St. Peter


Chest tomb. C18. Dressed lias and Ham stone. Classic oblong chest on a moulded plinth; (plinth buried at time of
re-survey, August, 1984); end pilasters to north and south sides and a central pilaster, each with the head of an angel
in relief at its top; carved circular panels between the pilasters with inscriptions, now much decayed, similar
circular panels to the east and west ends. Hipped slab top moulded around its lower edge.

Listing NGR: ST5646631862

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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