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Group of Three Monuments About 6 Metres North of North Porch of Church of St Swithin

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton Bassett, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4435 / 51°26'36"N

Longitude: -1.957 / 1°57'25"W

OS Eastings: 403082

OS Northings: 171611

OS Grid: SU030716

Mapcode National: GBR 3V7.J1D

Mapcode Global: VHB3X.1Z79

Entry Name: Group of Three Monuments About 6 Metres North of North Porch of Church of St Swithin

Listing Date: 25 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 316279

Location: Compton Bassett, Wiltshire, SN11

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Compton Bassett

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Compton Bassett St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 07 SW
9/155 Group of three monuments about 6m
north of north porch of
Church of St Swithin
Three chest tombs, late C18 to Cl9, ashlar. From south:
a Maunder monument, late C18, plain with chamfered base and
capstone. South inscription to Harriott Maunder, died 1772,
north to Richard Maunder.
b) Austin monument, early C19, neo-Grec, with ridged stepped cap,
angle acroteriae with honeysuckle decoration, angle piers with
incised panels and raised plaque to Thomas Austin died 1826.
c) Bodman monument, early C19, with trapezoid plaque each side on
horizontally fluted ground. Fluted angle piers. Moulded
base and cap. Inscription to Benjamin Bodman died 1823.

Listing NGR: SU0308271611

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