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Group of 4 Monuments in Churchyard About 3 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St John the Evangelist and All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingstone, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9188 / 50°55'7"N

Longitude: -2.885 / 2°53'5"W

OS Eastings: 337887

OS Northings: 113632

OS Grid: ST378136

Mapcode National: GBR MB.QGWM

Mapcode Global: FRA 46VP.1VS

Entry Name: Group of 4 Monuments in Churchyard About 3 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St John the Evangelist and All Saints

Listing Date: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264118

Location: Kingstone, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Kingstone

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Kingstone

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


ST31SE Group of 4 monuments in
churchyard about 3 metres south
4/34 of chancel, Church of St. John
the Evangelist and All Saints


Group of 2 chest tombs and 2 headstones: (a) Chest tomb 3 metres south of chancel: probably C17. Ham stone. Base and
body part buried; plain north flank and east end, west end has proundstanding plain shield and south flank 2
semi-circular arched panels; cyma-recta coving to almost flat top. Commemorates Richard ----, death date below ground.
(b) Chest tomb immediately east of last; Probably C17. Ham stone, base and body part buried; sides have one panel each
face with bolection-mould frame; moulded coving to shallow hipped top. Commemorates Ann, wife of Christopher Budd,
death date buried. (c) Headstone 1.5m south and between items (a) and (b). C18. Ham stone, size 900mm wide x 1250mm
high x l10mm thick, chamfered back; shaped top with 2 angel-heads in semi-circular arches, the heads markedly proud of
face of stone, with hourglass between and scrolls to sides, single panel with carved border. Inscriptions not readable.
(d) Headstone 3.5m south and between items (a) and (b): C18. Ham stone, size 750mm wide x 1000mm high x l00mm thick;
shaped head with 2 semi- circular arched panels having angel-heads, scrolls to sides; 2 panels with carved frames and
centre drop. Inscriptions not readable.

Listing NGR: ST3788713632

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