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Group of 4 Chest Tombs to South and South East of Parish Church of St Peter

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

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Latitude: 51.34 / 51°20'24"N

Longitude: -2.3035 / 2°18'12"W

OS Eastings: 378953

OS Northings: 160145

OS Grid: ST789601

Mapcode National: GBR 0QZ.SJB

Mapcode Global: VH96V.1L23

Entry Name: Group of 4 Chest Tombs to South and South East of Parish Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 19 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115303

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32280

Location: Freshford, Bath and North East Somerset, BA2

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Freshford

Built-Up Area: Limpley Stoke

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 7860-7860

(North-east side)
Group of 4 chest tombs to south and south-east of Parish Church of St. Peter


4 chest tombs. Late C18th and early C19th. Ashlar. Panelled sides and
moulded cornice. Lea family. (1) 1823. Corner balusters, decorative frieze;
inscribed panels. (2) Plain, inscribed (illegible) panels and entablature.
(3) 1817. Broad. Corner balusters, decorative frieze with swags; inscribed
(illegible) panels. (4) Corner pilasters, plain (illegible) panels. The chest
tombs represent a good collection of classical and traditional local tomb forms
and contribute to the setting of the church.

Listing NGR: ST7895360145

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

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