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Three Monuments in Churchyard to North East of Chancel of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Kington St. Michael, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4938 / 51°29'37"N

Longitude: -2.1396 / 2°8'22"W

OS Eastings: 390406

OS Northings: 177210

OS Grid: ST904772

Mapcode National: GBR 1QR.CVW

Mapcode Global: VH964.VQR7

Entry Name: Three Monuments in Churchyard to North East of Chancel of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 29 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199208

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315945

Location: Kington St. Michael, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Kington St. Michael

Built-Up Area: Kington St Michael

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Kington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

KINGTON ST MICHAEL KINGTON ST MICHAEL VILLAGE
ST 9077 (west side)

13/132 Three monuments in churchyard to
north east of chancel of Church
of St Michael

GV II


Three chest tombs, C18, ashlar. From south west:
a) About 5m north east of chancel, Mortimer tomb, later C18 with
slim baluster angles, moulded cap stone and fielded north side
rectangular plaque. Left side inscription to John Mortimer.
b) About 13m north east of chancel, unidentified monument, early
C18, with moulded cap stone, guilloche-ornamented centre and
angle piers and plaques with low relief depressed-arched heads,
keystones and imposts.
c) About 17m north east of chancel, unidentified monument, mid
C18, of unusual height, with moulded cornice, pulvinated frieze
broken forward over raised south plaque with rococo framing.
Fielded strips flanking and baluster angles. Large fielded
north plaque and fielded end plaques.


Listing NGR: ST9040677210

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