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Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 3 Metres North of Tower, Church of St Nicholas, Corfe

Description: Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 3 Metres North of Tower, Church of St Nicholas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 270967

OS Grid Reference: ST2323619701
OS Grid Coordinates: 323236, 119701
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9716, -3.0947

Location: Mill Lane, Corfe, Somerset TA3 7AQ

Locality: Corfe
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 7AQ

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Listing Text

12/24 Unidentified chest tomb in
churchyard about 3 north of
tower, Church of St Nicholas
Chest tomb. Circa 1860. Possibly by C E Giles, Flat topped, moulded cornice and plinth,
all 4 sides carved with continuous arcade of interlocking arches in Romanesque style,
similar to organ screen and bench fronts inside St Michael's Church (qv). inscribed
on top but illegible. Possibly the tomb of the donor of the south aisle addition.

Listing NGR: ST2323619701

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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