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Group of Six Chest Tombs at South West Corner of Parish Church of St Nicholas, Bathampton

Description: Group of Six Chest Tombs at South West Corner of Parish Church of St Nicholas

Grade: II
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

Location: Mill Lane, Bathampton, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 6TS

Locality: Bathampton
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA2 6TS

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Listing Text

(East side)
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

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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