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Unidentified Chest Tomb, in Churchyard Twelve Metres South of Porch, Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II Listed Building in Staplegrove, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0318 / 51°1'54"N

Longitude: -3.1248 / 3°7'29"W

OS Eastings: 321221

OS Northings: 126428

OS Grid: ST212264

Mapcode National: GBR M0.H860

Mapcode Global: FRA 46BD.BF8

Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb, in Churchyard Twelve Metres South of Porch, Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176868

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270688

Location: Staplegrove, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA2

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Staplegrove

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/08/2017

ST22NW
5/232

STAPLEGROVE CP
STAPLEGROVE VILLAGE
Unidentified chest tomb, in churchyard twelve metres south of porch, Church of St John the Evangelist

(Formerly listed as Unidentified chest tomb, in churchyard 12 metres south of porch, Church of St John)

GV
II
Sarcophagus-shaped chest tomb, circa 1800. Doulting stone. Ledger topped, hexagonal in plan with arcroteri at corners, inset-panels, one missing on south side, chamfered plinth. Inscription on north side illegible. An unusual Grecian style tomb.

Listing NGR: ST2122126428

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

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