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Two Avery Memorials Approximately 23 Metres to North East of Chancel of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in North Molton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0552 / 51°3'18"N

Longitude: -3.8035 / 3°48'12"W

OS Eastings: 273696

OS Northings: 129980

OS Grid: SS736299

Mapcode National: GBR L2.FXYW

Mapcode Global: FRA 26XB.B23

Entry Name: Two Avery Memorials Approximately 23 Metres to North East of Chancel of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214457

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399125

Location: North Molton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: North Molton

Built-Up Area: North Molton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Molton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

NORTH MOLTON THE SQUARE (north side),
SS 7229-7329
18/186 Two Avery memorials approximately
- 23 metres to north-east of chancel
of Church of All Saints
GV II
Chest tomb and headstone. Early C19. Sandstone. Chest tomb with chamfered top
slab, broken into 3 pieces at time of survey (October 1987). Recessed convex moulded
oval panel in west end, with inscription around outside and carved winged cherubs'
heads in spandrels. Inscripton in panel to Mary Avery wife of Charles (d. 23rd June,
buried 28th June 1826, aged 43 years).
Headstone has moulded raised oval panel with carved winged cherubs' heads in
spandrels and well-carved scrolled top with urn to centre. Inscription to Richard
Avery (d. 3rd November, buried 7th November 1803), partly in cursive script.

Listing NGR: SS7369629980

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

Description

NORTH MOLTON THE SQUARE (north side),
SS 7229-7329
18/186 Two Avery memorials approximately
- 23 metres to north-east of chancel
of Church of All Saints
GV II
Chest tomb and headstone. Early C19. Sandstone. Chest tomb with chamfered top
slab, broken into 3 pieces at time of survey (October 1987). Recessed convex moulded
oval panel in west end, with inscription around outside and carved winged cherubs'
heads in spandrels. Inscripton in panel to Mary Avery wife of Charles (d. 23rd June,
buried 28th June 1826, aged 43 years).
Headstone has moulded raised oval panel with carved winged cherubs' heads in
spandrels and well-carved scrolled top with urn to centre. Inscription to Richard
Avery (d. 3rd November, buried 7th November 1803), partly in cursive script.

Listing NGR: SS7369629980

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