Description: Chest Tomb, 5 Yards to South East of Porch of Church of St John the Baptist
Date Listed: 19 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 32149
OS Grid Reference: ST7775167894
OS Grid Coordinates: 377751, 167894
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4096, -2.3213
ST 7767 BATHEASTON C.P. NORTHEND
Chest tomb, 5 yards to
G.V. south-east of porch of
Church of St. John the
5 yards to south-east of porch of Church of St. John the Baptist. Chest tomb.
Mid - late C18th. Bath stone ashlar. Panelled sides and moulded cornice;
projecting Tuscan columns flank inscribed panels with carved decorative friezes;
end panels have carved foliage decoration and heads. A finely carved example
of the local tradition of chest tombs, contributing to the setting of the church.
Listing NGR: ST7774667894
Source: English Heritage
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