History in Structure

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

2 Code Chest Tombs at Approximately 12 Metres South of South Transept

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Hilary, Cornwall

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 50.1309 / 50°7'51"N

Longitude: -5.4288 / 5°25'43"W

OS Eastings: 155053

OS Northings: 31279

OS Grid: SW550312

Mapcode National: GBR DXZB.G45

Mapcode Global: VH12T.VZD0

Entry Name: 2 Code Chest Tombs at Approximately 12 Metres South of South Transept

Listing Date: 9 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70053

Location: St. Hilary, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Hilary

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Hilary

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in
Saint Hilary

Listing Text

SW 53 SE
2/149 2 Code chest tombs at approximately
12 metres south of south transept


2 chest tombs. C18. Granite ashlar on granite bases, originally with iron railings.
Rectangular on plan. The east chest has moulded plinth and square-edged lid, the
other chest has chamfered plinth and moulded lid.
Incised inscriptions to the lids:
East chest to : Honor, wife of Francis Cole, died 1796.
Other chest indecipherable, possibly Francis Cole.

Listing NGR: SW5505331279

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

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.