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Nicholas Grobham Tomb, 3 Metres South-West of Porch, Church of St Mary, Bishop's Lydeard

Description: Nicholas Grobham Tomb, 3 Metres South-West of Porch, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270231

OS Grid Reference: ST1678629741
OS Grid Coordinates: 316786, 129741
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0610, -3.1888

Location: 4 Church Street, Bishops Lydeard, Somerset TA4 3AT

Locality: Bishop's Lydeard
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3AT

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Listing Text


10/19 Nicholas Grobham tomb, 3 metres
South-west of porch, Church of St


Nicholas Grobham chest tomb. Circa 1600. Ham stone top, Dundry stone sides. Flat topped, plain chamfer cornice
otherwise unadorned except for attached brass plaque at East end in memory of Nicholas Grobham, died 1594, and his wife
Eleanor, who also have a brass in the church (qv). Their son founded the Bishop's Lydeard almshouses (qv).

Listing NGR: ST1678629741

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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