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Barrington Monument in Churchyard, About 10 Metres South East of South Porch, Church of St Gregory, Stoke St Gregory

Description: Barrington Monument in Churchyard, About 10 Metres South East of South Porch, Church of St Gregory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271236

OS Grid Reference: ST3482227137
OS Grid Coordinates: 334822, 127137
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0399, -2.9310

Location: Huntham Lane, Stoke St Gregory, Somerset TA3 6HA

Locality: Stoke St Gregory
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 6HA

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Listing Text


3/68 Barrington Monument in
churchyard, about 10 m south-east
of south porch, Church of St


Headstone. Earliest date 1782 but possibly earlier. Ham stone. Thick slab, shaped top, upper section carved with
angels' heads flanking hour glass with skull, sunken centre with decorated architrave, upper section divided vertically
by cord and inscribed left to Elizabeth Barrington, died 1782, and right to Edward Barrington. The only surviving early
headstone in the churchyard and a good example of its type.

Listing NGR: ST3482227137

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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