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Group of Four Monuments in Churchyard, About 4 Metres South East of Vestry, Church of St Stephen

A Grade II Listed Building in Winsham, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8524 / 50°51'8"N

Longitude: -2.8895 / 2°53'22"W

OS Eastings: 337477

OS Northings: 106254

OS Grid: ST374062

Mapcode National: GBR MB.VMR6

Mapcode Global: FRA 46VV.63T

Entry Name: Group of Four Monuments in Churchyard, About 4 Metres South East of Vestry, Church of St Stephen

Listing Date: 30 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262218

Location: Winsham, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Winsham

Built-Up Area: Winsham

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Winsham

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

WINCHAM CP CHURCH STREET (West side)
ST30NE
4/94
Group of four monuments in
churchyard, about 4 metres
south-east of vestry, Church of
St Stephen
-

GV II

Four chest tombs: (a) P--ling monument about 2 metres east-south-east of vestry. Chest tomb. C18. Ham stone, marble
panels. Base buried; plain panels each face with 3-panel pilasters to flanks; moulded coving to hipped top with rounded
leading edges. Commemorates Revd Benedict P--ling, died 1758 (according to the list of incumbents, not a vicar of this
parish). (b) Unidentified monument about 3 metres south-east of vestry. Chest tomb. Early C17, Ham stone. Base buried;
plain sides and flanks: chamfered coving to heavy flat top. No inscriptions discernible. (c) Unidentified monument
about 4 metres south-east of vestry. Chest tomb. Early C17. Ham stone. Base buried; plain sides and flanks; chamfered
coving to heavy flat top. No inscription readable - that to west end not deciphered. (d) Browse monument about 4 metres
south-south east of vestry. Chest tomb. Late C17. Ham stone. Chamfered base; plain sides and flanks cyma-recta coving
to heavv flat top. Commemorates Thomas Browse, Doctor of Physick, died 1694.


Listing NGR: ST3747706254

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