History in Structure

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

David Spright Monument, About 3.5 Metres South of Porch of St Pancras Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Pancrasweek, 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: 50.8267 / 50°49'36"N

Longitude: -4.4198 / 4°25'11"W

OS Eastings: 229676

OS Northings: 105808

OS Grid: SS296058

Mapcode National: GBR K7.XB5Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 16MX.9Y4

Plus Code: 9C2QRHGJ+M4

Entry Name: David Spright Monument, About 3.5 Metres South of Porch of St Pancras Church

Listing Date: 18 December 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104950

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91957

Location: Pancrasweek, Torridge, Devon, EX22

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Pancrasweek

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Pyworthy with Pancrasweek

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Building

Find accommodation in



9/51 David Spright monument,
about 3.5m South of porch of
St Pancras Church


Chest tomb. Dated 1598. Squared and coursed local stone in need of repointing at time of
survey (December 1987), slate slab slightly damaged at corners and partly obscured by
lichen. The name of David Spright snd the date 1598 are discenible, inscribed around the
perimeter in gothic script. A rare example of a C16 chest tomb still in situ.

Listing NGR: SS2967605808

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

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.