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Circular Monument in the Churchyard About 8 Metres North of Tower of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1044 / 51°6'15"N

Longitude: -2.3212 / 2°19'16"W

OS Eastings: 377606

OS Northings: 133943

OS Grid: ST776339

Mapcode National: GBR 0TV.MZ7

Mapcode Global: VH97Z.QH7R

Entry Name: Circular Monument in the Churchyard About 8 Metres North of Tower of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321246

Location: Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Stourton with Gasper

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Upper Stour

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

STOURTON WITH GASPER HIGH STREET
ST 73 SE
(south side)
6/140 Circular monument in the churchyard
about 8 metres north of tower of
Church of St Peter
GV II
Monument or seat. Early C19. Limestone. Circular slightly
weathered top on ten moulded ogee arches, approximately 1.5 metres
diameter. The purpose of this is unknown, but it was possibly a
seat and erected for Richard Colt Hoare, the work done by John
Carter; ogee arches very similar to these were added to the Gothic
Cottage (q.v.), for a seat by John Carter in 1806.
(K. Woodbridge, The Stourhead Landscape, 1982)


Listing NGR: ST7760633943

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