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Six Monuments in the Churchyard Between 0.5 and 9 Metres North of Chancel of Church of St Leonard

A Grade II Listed Building in Keevil, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3211 / 51°19'15"N

Longitude: -2.1195 / 2°7'10"W

OS Eastings: 391770

OS Northings: 158000

OS Grid: ST917580

Mapcode National: GBR 1SX.4Z8

Mapcode Global: VH974.62W3

Entry Name: Six Monuments in the Churchyard Between 0.5 and 9 Metres North of Chancel of Church of St Leonard

Listing Date: 29 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434198

Location: Keevil, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Keevil

Built-Up Area: Keevil

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Keevil St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

KEEVIL MAIN STREET
ST 95 NW
(off south side)
7/145 Six monuments in the churchyard
between 0.5 and 9 metres north of
chancel of Church of St Leonard
GV II

Six chest tombs. Mid C18 to mid C19. Limestone. Group of three
nearest the chancel all to Ferris family; south one has 2 shield
panels, good attached shafts to corners and centre, scrolled
decoration and cherubs to end panels, moulded cornice to flat top;
inscription to Samuel died 1742. Remaining Ferris tombs have 2
fielded panels to sides, floral drop or fluted centre panel,
quarter balusters and fluted friezes, north east one to Samuel died
1782 with steep weathered top, middle one to Thomas died 1765. Two
Ellis tombs to James died 1803 and William died 1821; fielded or
grooved panels, west one also has draped urns and floral drops,
both with fluted friezes and weathered tops. Rutty tomb to north
of the group; plain sides and quarter balusters, weathered top,
inscription to James Rutty of Seend Park Farm, died 1850.


Listing NGR: ST9177058000

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