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Latitude: 51.0225 / 51°1'20"N
Longitude: -2.5566 / 2°33'23"W
OS Eastings: 361054
OS Northings: 124937
OS Grid: ST610249
Mapcode National: GBR MS.HVFH
Mapcode Global: FRA 56JD.XFV
Plus Code: 9C3V2CCV+X8
Entry Name: Blandford Monument in Churchyard, South East Corner of Nave and Porch, Church of the Holy Cross
Listing Date: 6 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1272901
English Heritage Legacy ID: 447195
Location: Sparkford, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Sparkford
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/08/2016
Blandford monument in churchyard
south-east corner of nave and porch, Church of The Holy Cross
(formerly listed as: Bradford monument in churchyard south-east corner of nave and porch, Church of The Holy Cross)
Chest tomb in railed enclosure. Early C19. Portland stone, wrought iron railings. Step base, moulded plinth; panelled
flank, and ends with reverse curve corners, corner pilasters with Gothic panels; plain frieze and elaborately moulded
stepped top. Commemorates Henry Blandford, died l826, and others of family. Surrounding railings set on low stone base,
with spikes to corners and necked cross/barb points otherwise; gate to match on south side with sweeps up to top rail,
and middle rail with X and rosette ornamentation.
Listing NGR: ST6105424937
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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