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The Swayne Altar Tomb, 1.5 Metres East of the South East Corner of the Chancel, Church of Saint Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Limington, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9989 / 50°59'55"N

Longitude: -2.6544 / 2°39'15"W

OS Eastings: 354177

OS Northings: 122366

OS Grid: ST541223

Mapcode National: GBR MN.K7BV

Mapcode Global: FRA 56BG.V03

Entry Name: The Swayne Altar Tomb, 1.5 Metres East of the South East Corner of the Chancel, Church of Saint Mary

Listing Date: 16 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173608

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262637

Location: Limington, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Limington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/26 The Swayne Altar Tomb, 1.5 metres
East of the South-east corner of
the chancel, Church of Saint Mary


Altar tomb within railings. 1827. Portland stone with Ham stone vase.
Square on plan: high plinth, then square fielded panel each side capped
with cornice slab and large urn finial. Heavy cast iron railings set
into stone base: reeded corner pieces capped with urn finials, with thin
square pointed railings alternating with round classical balusters.
Commemorates Mary Swayne, died 1827.

Listing NGR: ST5417722366

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

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