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Chest Tomb Approximately 3 Metres South East of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Upton Hellions, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8177 / 50°49'3"N

Longitude: -3.645 / 3°38'42"W

OS Eastings: 284212

OS Northings: 103303

OS Grid: SS842033

Mapcode National: GBR L9.XVSP

Mapcode Global: FRA 367Y.5R3

Plus Code: 9C2RR993+3X

Entry Name: Chest Tomb Approximately 3 Metres South East of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447511

Location: Upton Hellions, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Upton Hellions

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sandford St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


3/289 Chest tomb approximately 3
metres south-east of Church of
St Mary


Chest tomb. Circa 1823 for William Dicker of Haske. Portland stone on granite
plinth. Rectangular in plan with moulded base and flat lid with reeded edges, it
has clasping pilasters with sunken panels on each corner and recessed sides. The
south side records the burial of William Dicker of Haske in 1823 and the other
sides record memorials to his wife, Elizabeth (died 1831), their children and
grandchildren. The granite plinth includes the settings for an enclosing iron
fence, since removed.

Listing NGR: SS8421203303

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

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