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Medieval Stone Coffin and Lid in Churchyard Against South Wall of Chancel, Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Muchelney, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0206 / 51°1'14"N

Longitude: -2.8154 / 2°48'55"W

OS Eastings: 342901

OS Northings: 124899

OS Grid: ST429248

Mapcode National: GBR MF.HVZX

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZF.4Z4

Entry Name: Medieval Stone Coffin and Lid in Churchyard Against South Wall of Chancel, Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul

Listing Date: 7 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236789

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263281

Location: Muchelney, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Muchelney

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

MUCHELNEY CP -
ST42SW
8/219 Medieval stone coffin and lid in
churchyard against south wall of
chancel, Church of SS. Peter and
Paul
-
GV
II

Stone coffin and lid. Probably early medieval. Ham stone. Shaped coffin, hewn out of single stone, plain lid shaped to
fit. Presumably found during the 1873 excavations of the Abbey (q.v).


Listing NGR: ST4290124899

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

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