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Two Monuments to Brookman and Watts Families in Churchyard, 2 and 5 Metres South of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Churchill, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3383 / 51°20'17"N

Longitude: -2.8091 / 2°48'32"W

OS Eastings: 343734

OS Northings: 160226

OS Grid: ST437602

Mapcode National: GBR JF.VXTF

Mapcode Global: VH7CN.8M9D

Entry Name: Two Monuments to Brookman and Watts Families in Churchyard, 2 and 5 Metres South of Church of St John

Listing Date: 19 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33941

Location: Churchill, North Somerset, BS25

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Churchill

Built-Up Area: Dinghurst

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


4/73 Two Monuments to Brookman and Watts
families in churchyard, 2 and 5
metres south of Church of St. John


2 Chest tombs. C18 and C17. Limestone. Brookman monument is C18 (earliest
date 1756) with garlanded angle pilasters and central cherub and fruit pilaster.
Further cherubs on east end face. 2 inscription panels to each side and one to
west end: florid italic script on north panels. Moulded cornice, cyma recta
slab. Watts monument is C17 (earliest date 1625). Badly decayed blockish
monument with inscription panels to all faces except south. North face has
incised capitals with 1762 date, west face has C17 lettering with earliest date.
Deeply chamfered slab broken at west end.

Listing NGR: ST4373460226

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

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