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Challen and Holman Monuments in Churchyard, 5 and 8 Metres North of North Transept, Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitelackington, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9337 / 50°56'1"N

Longitude: -2.8843 / 2°53'3"W

OS Eastings: 337957

OS Northings: 115283

OS Grid: ST379152

Mapcode National: GBR MB.PH3V

Mapcode Global: FRA 46VM.VJ7

Entry Name: Challen and Holman Monuments in Churchyard, 5 and 8 Metres North of North Transept, Church of St Mary the Virgin

Listing Date: 29 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345856

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264028

Location: Whitelackington, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Whitelackington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Whitelackington

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

7/136 Challen and Holman monuments in
churchyard, 5 and 8 metres north
- of north transept, Church of St
Mary the Virgin
Pair of chest tombs. (a) 8 metres north of transept, the Challen Monument: Chest tomb of early C18. Ham stone. Base
buried; panels to each face with wave-mould frames, with half-drop division and fluted pilasters to flanks; moulded
coving to hipped top with rounded leading edges. Commemorates --- Challen, died 1729. (b) 5 metres north of transept,
the Holman Monument Chest tomb of late C18: Ham stone. Step base, moulded plinth; panelled sides, one each end and 2
each flank, the end panels set on curve, with deep- fluted Ionic pilasters; moulded coving to shallow hipped top with
rounded leading edges. Commemorates Thomas Holman, Gentleman, died 1792, and his wife Mary, died 1799.

Listing NGR: ST3795715283

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