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Chest Tomb to South West of Lych Gate, Parish Church of St Swithun's

A Grade II Listed Building in Bathford, Bath and North East Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3984 / 51°23'54"N

Longitude: -2.3063 / 2°18'22"W

OS Eastings: 378787

OS Northings: 166638

OS Grid: ST787666

Mapcode National: GBR 0QC.CQC

Mapcode Global: VH96M.Z33T

Entry Name: Chest Tomb to South West of Lych Gate, Parish Church of St Swithun's

Listing Date: 19 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115275

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32215

Location: Bathford, Bath and North East Somerset, BA1

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Bathford

Built-Up Area: Bath

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 7866-7966 BATHFORD C.P. CHURCH STREET
(South-east side)
9/46
Chest tomb to south-west
G.V. of lych gate, Parish Church
of St. Swithun's

II

Chest tomb. Mid - late C18th. Ashlar. Panelled sides and moulded cornice.
Decorative frieze; cartouche with drapery, carved faces and foliage. The chest
tombs in Bathford Churchyard represent a good and extensive collection of classical
and traditional local tomb forms and contribute greatly to the setting of the
church.


Listing NGR: ST7878766638

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

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