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Eight Monuments in the Churchyard Between 17 and 26 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in South Wraxall, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3817 / 51°22'53"N

Longitude: -2.2415 / 2°14'29"W

OS Eastings: 383291

OS Northings: 164762

OS Grid: ST832647

Mapcode National: GBR 1RZ.B3Z

Mapcode Global: VH96P.3JCN

Plus Code: 9C3V9QJ5+MC

Entry Name: Eight Monuments in the Churchyard Between 17 and 26 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St James

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285445

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314650

Location: South Wraxall, Wiltshire, BA15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: South Wraxall

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: South Wraxall St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

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4/204 Eight monuments in the churchyard
between 17 and 26 metres south of
chancel of Church of St James


Group of two chest tombs, six pedestal tombs. Late C18 and early
C19. All limestone except for one large lias pedestal tomb. Tall
lias pedestal tomb with plain recessed panels and inscription to
Eleanor Hunter died 1852. Five pedestal tombs, east one to Henry
Thornbrough died 1801, north one to John Collett died 1833, rest
illegible; all with fielded panels, plain or fluted friezes and
weathered tops, one with gadrooned decoration. Early C19 chest
tomb amongst pedestal tombs has plain panels, floral drops and
fluted frieze. Chest tomb near lias monument has fielded panels,
fielded pilasters and quarter balusters to moulded frieze,
inscription to Isaac Pearce died 1831.

Listing NGR: ST8329164762

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