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John Phillips Monument Circa 10 Metres South of the Tower in the Churchyard of St Michael, Mere

Description: John Phillips Monument Circa 10 Metres South of the Tower in the Churchyard of St Michael

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 320173

OS Grid Reference: ST8110332234
OS Grid Coordinates: 381103, 132234
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0891, -2.2712

Location: Church Street, Mere, Wiltshire BA12 6DS

Locality: Mere
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 6DS

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/45 John Philips monument
c.10 m south of the tower
in the churchyard of the
Church of St Michael


Chest tomb. Dated 1843. Portland stone. A lofty chest to a flat top with
rounded and moulded edge above a friez; fluted corner pilasters, moulded base,
all set to a flush platform. North and south sides have oval slightly raised
panel with floral drops, east and west ends with raised panel to indented
corners. Panels formerly painted black, some remains but mostly gone from south
side. To John Philips and other members of his family, this is a monument still
in the late C18 tradition, with sharp, well-cut inscriptions.

Listing NGR: ST8110332234

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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