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Group of 4 Chest Tombs by South West Corner of Parish Church, Wellow

Description: Group of 4 Chest Tombs by South West Corner of Parish Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 32346

OS Grid Reference: ST7417658387
OS Grid Coordinates: 374176, 158387
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3240, -2.3720

Location: High Street, Wellow, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 8QE

Locality: Wellow
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA2 8QE

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Listing Text

(North side)
Group of 4 chest tombs by
G.V. south-west corner of Parish


4 chest tombs. Mid - late C18th and early C19th. Ashlar. (1) 1818. Mary
Pontin. Plain side panels with inscribed top. (2) 1779, Ponting family.
Inscribed hexagonal and shield panels; panelled corner and central pilasters
with paterae. (1) and (2) are surrounded by a low ashlar wall. (3) 17..
(illegible) probably late C18th. Inscribed shield panels; pilasters decorated
with foliage, sinceau and paterae; entablature. (4) 1820, Deans and Withs.
Plain with inscribed top. The chest tombs represent a good collection of
classical and traditional local tomb forms and contribute to the setting of the

Listing NGR: ST7417658387

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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