Description: Group of Three Monuments About 6 Metres North of North Porch of Church of St Swithin
Date Listed: 25 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 316279
OS Grid Reference: SU0308271611
OS Grid Coordinates: 403082, 171611
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4435, -1.9570
COMPTON BASSETT COMPTON BASSETT VILLAGE
SU 07 SW
9/155 Group of three monuments about 6m
north of north porch of
Church of St Swithin
Three chest tombs, late C18 to Cl9, ashlar. From south:
a Maunder monument, late C18, plain with chamfered base and
capstone. South inscription to Harriott Maunder, died 1772,
north to Richard Maunder.
b) Austin monument, early C19, neo-Grec, with ridged stepped cap,
angle acroteriae with honeysuckle decoration, angle piers with
incised panels and raised plaque to Thomas Austin died 1826.
c) Bodman monument, early C19, with trapezoid plaque each side on
horizontally fluted ground. Fluted angle piers. Moulded
base and cap. Inscription to Benjamin Bodman died 1823.
Listing NGR: SU0308271611
Source: English Heritage
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