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Nicholas Grobham Tomb, 3 Metres South-West of Porch, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Lydeard, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.061 / 51°3'39"N

Longitude: -3.1888 / 3°11'19"W

OS Eastings: 316786

OS Northings: 129741

OS Grid: ST167297

Mapcode National: GBR LX.FHYY

Mapcode Global: FRA 4669.X3D

Entry Name: Nicholas Grobham Tomb, 3 Metres South-West of Porch, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175076

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270231

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Built-Up Area: Bishops Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


10/19 Nicholas Grobham tomb, 3 metres
South-west of porch, Church of St


Nicholas Grobham chest tomb. Circa 1600. Ham stone top, Dundry stone sides. Flat topped, plain chamfer cornice
otherwise unadorned except for attached brass plaque at East end in memory of Nicholas Grobham, died 1594, and his wife
Eleanor, who also have a brass in the church (qv). Their son founded the Bishop's Lydeard almshouses (qv).

Listing NGR: ST1678629741

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