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The War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Lacock, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4148 / 51°24'53"N

Longitude: -2.1233 / 2°7'23"W

OS Eastings: 391523

OS Northings: 168426

OS Grid: ST915684

Mapcode National: GBR 1RR.B08

Mapcode Global: VH96K.4PWS

Entry Name: The War Memorial

Listing Date: 7 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315602

Location: Lacock, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Lacock

Built-Up Area: Lacock

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Lacock with Bowden Hill

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

LACOCK WEST STREET
ST 9168
(west side)
4/166 The War Memorial
GV II

War Memorial, 1920, reusing early C18 monumental aedicule frame of
memorial to Sir John Talbot (d 1714) in parish church. Ashlar,
segmental pediment with ornate armorial trophy in tympanum and
finely moulded entablature supported on two Corinthian columns
standing on fielded panelled base. Ashlar infill of 1920 with
niche and standing cross over inscription panel. Rubble stone
concave-curved flanking walls and piers. Memorial formerly stood
in north east chapel and was removed to unblock window in late C19,
plaque is resited on chancel wall.


Listing NGR: ST9152668427


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 16 December 2016.

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

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