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The War Memorial, Lacock

Description: The War Memorial

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 315602

OS Grid Reference: ST9152368426
OS Grid Coordinates: 391523, 168426
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4148, -2.1233

Location: West Street, Lacock, Wiltshire SN15 2LH

Locality: Lacock
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 2LH

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Listing Text

ST 9168
(west side)
4/166 The War Memorial

War Memorial, 1920, reusing early C18 monumental aedicule frame of
memorial to Sir John Talbot (d 1714) in parish church. Ashlar,
segmental pediment with ornate armorial trophy in tympanum and
finely moulded entablature supported on two Corinthian columns
standing on fielded panelled base. Ashlar infill of 1920 with
niche and standing cross over inscription panel. Rubble stone
concave-curved flanking walls and piers. Memorial formerly stood
in north east chapel and was removed to unblock window in late C19,
plaque is resited on chancel wall.

Listing NGR: ST9152668427

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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