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The Clarke Chest Tomb, 14 Metres South of the South Door to the Chancel, Church of Saint James

A Grade II Listed Building in Chilton Cantelo, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9972 / 50°59'50"N

Longitude: -2.6137 / 2°36'49"W

OS Eastings: 357032

OS Northings: 122160

OS Grid: ST570221

Mapcode National: GBR MP.KKN6

Mapcode Global: FRA 56DG.ZJ9

Entry Name: The Clarke Chest Tomb, 14 Metres South of the South Door to the Chancel, Church of Saint James

Listing Date: 16 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056837

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262621

Location: Chilton Cantelo, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Chilton Cantelo

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


The Clarke Chest Tomb, 14 metres
South of the South door to the
- chancel, Church of Saint James


Chest tomb. Late C18. Ham stone ashlar, carved: moulded base, one
heavily fielded panel to each side and flank, panelled pilasters to
flanks only, heavily moulded hipped top. Commemorates members of the
Clarke family including Charles Holliar Clarke, died 1779 - much of the
inscriptions now worn away. One of a good group of five tombs.

Listing NGR: ST5703222160

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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