History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

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

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


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

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

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

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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.