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Two Monuments in Churchyard, About 2 Metres South South East of South Transept, Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in South Petherton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9483 / 50°56'53"N

Longitude: -2.8093 / 2°48'33"W

OS Eastings: 343245

OS Northings: 116847

OS Grid: ST432168

Mapcode National: GBR MF.NJ35

Mapcode Global: FRA 560L.MD0

Entry Name: Two Monuments in Churchyard, About 2 Metres South South East of South Transept, Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188279

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264264

Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: South Petherton

Built-Up Area: South Petherton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


7/179 Two monuments in churchyard,
about 2 metres south-south-east
of south transept, Church of St
Peter and St Paul


A chest tomb and a headstone. a) Horne chest tomb about 2 metres south-south-east of south transept. Early C17. Ham
stone. Base buried; plain sides and flanks; chamfered coving to heavy flat top. Commemorates John Horne, died 1620. b)
Headstone immediately south-east of a). Probably early C18. Ham stone, about 900mm x 800mm x ll0mm thick, chamfered
back: triple scroll top of unusual type locally, forming a skull: two panels with arrowed centre drop, the panels
having wide-shouldered semi-circular arched heads. Inscriptions very worn.

Listing NGR: ST4324616849

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