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Hoakens Chest Tomb, in Churchyard 17 Metres North West of Tower, Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlton Horethorne, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0062 / 51°0'22"N

Longitude: -2.4787 / 2°28'43"W

OS Eastings: 366510

OS Northings: 123090

OS Grid: ST665230

Mapcode National: GBR MW.JXGX

Mapcode Global: FRA 56PG.B4J

Entry Name: Hoakens Chest Tomb, in Churchyard 17 Metres North West of Tower, Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261774

Location: Charlton Horethorne, South Somerset, Somerset, DT9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Charlton Horethorne

Built-Up Area: Charlton Horethorne

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST6623 CHARLTON HORETHORNE CP MAIN R0AD (East side)

8/38
Hoakens Chest Tomb, in churchyard
17 metres Worth West of Tower,
Church of St Peter and St Paul
GV
II

Chest Tomb. Probably C17. Local stone; base buried, plain slab sides; heavy flat top with angled coving; the whole
being an unpointed wedge plan shape, not rectangular. No inscriptions visible on weathered flanks, but at the thinner
West end a probably later inscription reads 'Here lyeth the/body of Richard/ Hoakens he/dyed/ocl F ye 9 1760 AGED
72/years'.


Listing NGR: ST6651023090

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