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John Winter Chest Tomb, 5 Metres South-West of Tower, Chuch of St Mary, Bishop's Lydeard

Description: John Winter Chest Tomb, 5 Metres South-West of Tower, Chuch of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270233

OS Grid Reference: ST1677729747
OS Grid Coordinates: 316777, 129747
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0610, -3.1889

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


10/21 John Winter chest tomb, 5 metres
South-west of tower, Church of St


Chest tomb. Late C18. Ham stone. Ledger topped, ovolo moulded cornice, inscribed central panels on North and South
sides with outer bays of chamfered lozenges with squares above and below. East and West ends plain. Inscription panels
largely illegible except for the name of John Winter, died 1767 on South side. At time of survey tomb has pronounced
Northely tilt. The Winter family lived at Court House, Ash Priors (qv).

Listing NGR: ST1677929745

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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