History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Group of 2 Escott Family Headstones and One Unidentified Headstone, in Churchyard, About 10 Metres South-East of Chancel, Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Carhampton, Somerset

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1744 / 51°10'27"N

Longitude: -3.4182 / 3°25'5"W

OS Eastings: 300951

OS Northings: 142644

OS Grid: ST009426

Mapcode National: GBR LL.6CTQ

Mapcode Global: VH6GM.PRS1

Entry Name: Group of 2 Escott Family Headstones and One Unidentified Headstone, in Churchyard, About 10 Metres South-East of Chancel, Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057359

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265294

Location: Carhampton, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Carhampton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Find accommodation in
Carhampton

Listing Text

ST0042 CARHAMPTON CP
CARHAMPTON VILLAGE

15/12 Group of 2 Escott family
headstones and one unidentified
headstone, in churchyard, about
10 metres south-east of chancel,
Church of St John the Baptist
-

GV II

Three headstones. Late C17-early c18. Doulting stone. About 500mm above ground. Pair similar but not
identical with moulded pilasters carrying cambered rope frieze surmounted by scull flanked with flowers;
one dated 1697, the other 1695 R E(scott), S E(scott). Third headstone square headed, 540mm above ground,
moulded surround with semi-circular headed centrepiece, inscription not legible. Probably to another
member of the Escott family others of whom are interred in the adjoining Richard Escott chest tomb (qv).


Listing NGR: ST0095142644

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.