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Parris Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard About 500 Mm South of South Aisle Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9853 / 50°59'6"N

Longitude: -2.99 / 2°59'23"W

OS Eastings: 330607

OS Northings: 121116

OS Grid: ST306211

Mapcode National: GBR M6.L6B1

Mapcode Global: FRA 46MH.WGP

Entry Name: Parris Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard About 500 Mm South of South Aisle Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 21 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270797

Location: Hatch Beauchamp, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Hatch Beauchamp

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/17 Parris Family chest tomb in
churchyard, about 500 mm south of
south aisle, Church of St John
the Baptist


Chest tomb. Early C18. Ham stone. Ledger topped, moulded cornice and plinth, resting on 3 slabs of unidentified stone,
western slab illegibly inscribed. Raised and fielded panels, pilasters to north and south sides divided horizontally
into 3 panels, inscribed on all sides except west to members of the Parris family, date of 1721 visible north side much
eroded. Similar in design to Paul family chest tomb (qv) to south. The Parris or Perris family have given their name to
Perris (qv) Hatch Beauchamp.

Listing NGR: ST3060721117

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