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Richard Escott Chest Tomb, in Churchyard About 10 Metres South East of Chancel, Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Carhampton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1745 / 51°10'28"N

Longitude: -3.4182 / 3°25'5"W

OS Eastings: 300952

OS Northings: 142647

OS Grid: ST009426

Mapcode National: GBR LL.6CVT

Mapcode Global: VH6GM.PRS0

Entry Name: Richard Escott Chest Tomb, 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: 1174196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265293

Location: Carhampton, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Carhampton

Built-Up Area: Carhampton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


15/11 Richard Escott chest tomb, in
churchyard about 10 metres south
east of chancel, Church of St
John the Baptist


Chest tomb. Mid C17. Ham stone with heavy wrought iron grille on top. Flat topped, cyma recta moulded cornice inscribed
on all faces, north to Richard Escott, died 1673, south to another of the same nave and others, west end to Mary
Escott, east end illegible; some good lettering; east and west ends with scratch moulded semicircular arcades,

Listing NGR: ST0095242647

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