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Saunders Chest Tomb Approximately 4.5 Metres East of the Chapel of the Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Feniton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7876 / 50°47'15"N

Longitude: -3.2656 / 3°15'56"W

OS Eastings: 310883

OS Northings: 99430

OS Grid: SY108994

Mapcode National: GBR LT.ZNJ2

Mapcode Global: FRA 4710.9LK

Entry Name: Saunders Chest Tomb Approximately 4.5 Metres East of the Chapel of the Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098142

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86820

Location: Feniton, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Feniton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Feniton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

FENITON
SY 19 NW
7/60 Saunders chest tomb approximately
- 4.5 metres east of the chapel of
the Church of St Andrew
GV II

Chest tomb. Dated 1793 in memory of John Saunders. Hamstone ashlar. Chest tomb in
rectangular in plan and sits on a moulded plinth. Its lid is soffit-moulded and has
a low-pitched ridge along the top. All the sides have fielded panels and there are
panelled pilasters each end of the long sides. The west end panel is inscribed, the
first word in Gothic lettering, the rest in Roman serif upper and lower case
lettering. It records the death of John Saunders in 1793.


Listing NGR: SY1088399430

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