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Group of Six Chest Tombs at South West Corner of Parish Church of St Nicholas

A Grade II Listed Building in Bathampton, Bath and North East Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3973 / 51°23'50"N

Longitude: -2.3218 / 2°19'18"W

OS Eastings: 377707

OS Northings: 166527

OS Grid: ST777665

Mapcode National: GBR 0QC.7V0

Mapcode Global: VH96M.P4XM

Entry Name: Group of Six Chest Tombs at South West Corner of Parish Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 19 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32023

Location: Bathampton, Bath and North East Somerset, BA2

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Bathampton

Built-Up Area: Bath

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(East side)
Group of 6 chest tombs at
G.V. south-west corner of
Parish Church of St.


6 chest-tombs. Mid - late Cl8th and early Cl9th. Ashlar. Panelled sides with
moulded cornice. (1) 1786-96. Atkinson of Bath. Panelled. (2) 1793-96. Smith
of Bath. Panelled. (3) 1788-1805. Elkington of Bath. Panelled. (4) 1819.
Wright. Panelled. (5) Panelled. (6) Corner balusters; carved foliage and
frieze with paterae. The chest tombs in Bathampton churchyard represent a good
collection of classical and traditional local tomb forms and contribute to the
setting of the church.

Listing NGR: ST7770766527

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

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