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Eight Monuments in the Churchyard Between 17 and 26 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St James, South Wraxall

Description: Eight Monuments in the Churchyard Between 17 and 26 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314650

OS Grid Reference: ST8329164762
OS Grid Coordinates: 383291, 164762
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3817, -2.2415

Locality: South Wraxall
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA15 2SE

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/204 Eight monuments in the churchyard
between 17 and 26 metres south of
chancel of Church of St James


Group of two chest tombs, six pedestal tombs. Late C18 and early
C19. All limestone except for one large lias pedestal tomb. Tall
lias pedestal tomb with plain recessed panels and inscription to
Eleanor Hunter died 1852. Five pedestal tombs, east one to Henry
Thornbrough died 1801, north one to John Collett died 1833, rest
illegible; all with fielded panels, plain or fluted friezes and
weathered tops, one with gadrooned decoration. Early C19 chest
tomb amongst pedestal tombs has plain panels, floral drops and
fluted frieze. Chest tomb near lias monument has fielded panels,
fielded pilasters and quarter balusters to moulded frieze,
inscription to Isaac Pearce died 1831.

Listing NGR: ST8329164762

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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