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Werret Chest Tomb, 7.5 Metres North of North-East Corner of War Memorial Lych Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Yate, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5433 / 51°32'35"N

Longitude: -2.4139 / 2°24'50"W

OS Eastings: 371389

OS Northings: 182787

OS Grid: ST713827

Mapcode National: GBR JZ.FTSH

Mapcode Global: VH95T.3GPS

Entry Name: Werret Chest Tomb, 7.5 Metres North of North-East Corner of War Memorial Lych Gate

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34846

Location: Yate, South Gloucestershire, BS37

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Yate

Built-Up Area: Yate

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Yate

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 78 SW YATE CHURCH-ROAD (west side)

7/264 Werret Chest Tomb, 23 yards to
south east of south porch of
G.V. St. Mary's Church


Chest tomb. Richard Werret, died 1793. Limestone ashlar. Central inscribed
panel with enriched C-scroll surround; oval end panels; corner balusters;
moulded plinth and cornice. The chest tombs represent a good collection of
local and classical tomb forms and contribute greatly to the setting of the

Listing NGR: ST7138982787

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

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