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Latitude: 50.8974 / 50°53'50"N
Longitude: -2.924 / 2°55'26"W
OS Eastings: 335112
OS Northings: 111282
OS Grid: ST351112
Mapcode National: GBR M8.RYTT
Mapcode Global: FRA 46RQ.QNR
Entry Name: Allen Monument in South East Corner of Churchyard, Former Church of St Giles
Listing Date: 19 November 1980
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1307383
English Heritage Legacy ID: 262196
Location: Knowle St. Giles, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Knowle St. Giles
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Cricket Malherbie with Knowle St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
KNOWLE ST GILES CP PINKHAM HILL (North side, off) )
2/69 Allen monument in south-east
corner of churchvard, former
Church of St Giles
Shrine tomb. Later C19. Ham stone. Square plan; moulded basa; one cusped lancet panel with traceried gable to each
face, with truncated steeplet above: attached is a enclosing low wall, trefoil traceried, with a cross at the east end.
Commemorates J.M Allen and his children. The Revd J.M Allen was curate here 1839-55, as well as headmaster of Ilminster
Grammar School, He was an amateur architect of considerable skill - his other church in this parish, St Mary Maqdalen,
Cricket Malherbie (qv), is probably his best work. (VCH Somerset, Vol IV, l978, p162).
Listing NGR: ST3511211282
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