Description: Group of Six Chest Tombs at South West Corner of Parish Church of St Nicholas
Date Listed: 19 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 32023
OS Grid Reference: ST7770766527
OS Grid Coordinates: 377707, 166527
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3973, -2.3218
ST 7766 BATHAMPTON C.P. MILL LANE
Group of 6 chest tombs at
G.V. south-west corner of
Parish Church of St.
6 chest-tombs. Mid - late Cl8th and early Cl9th. Ashlar. Panelled sides with
moulded cornice. (1) 1786-96. Atkinson of Bath. Panelled. (2) 1793-96. Smith
of Bath. Panelled. (3) 1788-1805. Elkington of Bath. Panelled. (4) 1819.
Wright. Panelled. (5) Panelled. (6) Corner balusters; carved foliage and
frieze with paterae. The chest tombs in Bathampton churchyard represent a good
collection of classical and traditional local tomb forms and contribute to the
setting of the church.
Listing NGR: ST7770766527
Source: English Heritage
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.