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Herbert Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard, 1.5 Metres South of Tower, Church of St Mary, Kingston St Mary

Description: Herbert Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard, 1.5 Metres South of Tower, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270622

OS Grid Reference: ST2227829712
OS Grid Coordinates: 322278, 129712
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0615, -3.1104

Location: Church Lane, Kingston St Mary, Somerset TA2 8HU

Locality: Kingston St Mary
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA2 8HU

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Listing Text


12/111 Herbert fmily chest tomb in
churchyard, 1.5 metres South of
tower, Church of St Mary


Chest tomb. Circa 1930. Probably by G S Goodhart-Rendel, Portland stone. Stepped hipped roof, moulded cornice, curved
plinth, applied pilasters, coat of arms at East and West end, carved shell and flower frieze around panels inscribed
North side to Mary Elizabeth Herbert died 1979, and South side to Mervyn Robert Howard Molyneux Herbert died 1929. An
interesting example of a C20 chest tomb. (Photographs in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST2227829712

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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