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Parris Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard About 500 Mm South of South Aisle Church of St John the Bapti, Hatch Beauchamp

Description: Parris Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard About 500 Mm South of South Aisle Church of St John the Bapti

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 270797

OS Grid Reference: ST3060721115
OS Grid Coordinates: 330607, 121115
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9852, -2.9900

Location: Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset TA3 6AA

Locality: Hatch Beauchamp
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 6AA

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Listing Text


6/17 Parris Family chest tomb in
churchyard, about 500 mm south of
south aisle, Church of St John
the Baptist


Chest tomb. Early C18. Ham stone. Ledger topped, moulded cornice and plinth, resting on 3 slabs of unidentified stone,
western slab illegibly inscribed. Raised and fielded panels, pilasters to north and south sides divided horizontally
into 3 panels, inscribed on all sides except west to members of the Parris family, date of 1721 visible north side much
eroded. Similar in design to Paul family chest tomb (qv) to south. The Parris or Perris family have given their name to
Perris (qv) Hatch Beauchamp.

Listing NGR: ST3060721117

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Source: English Heritage

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