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Tanner Monument and Enclosing Railings About 4 Metres South West of the Tower of the Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Rose Ash, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9819 / 50°58'54"N

Longitude: -3.7288 / 3°43'43"W

OS Eastings: 278737

OS Northings: 121700

OS Grid: SS787217

Mapcode National: GBR L5.LK5R

Mapcode Global: FRA 362J.340

Plus Code: 9C2RX7JC+QF

Entry Name: Tanner Monument and Enclosing Railings About 4 Metres South West of the Tower of the Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 18 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325510

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97654

Location: Rose Ash, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Rose Ash

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Rose Ash

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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6/123 Tanner monument and enclosing
- railings about 4 metres south west
of the tower of the Church of St

Monument in the form of an area on a pedestal, in an enclosure of railings. 1830s.
Portland stone and granite, cast iron railings. Greek Revival style.
An area with antefixae and pediments decorated with palmettes on a substantial square
section Portland stone pedestal with a granite plinth. The pedestal has a moulded
cornice and inscription panels which commemorate Richard Tanner, died 1834 and other
members of the Tanner family. This is signed with initials but these are now
illegible. The surrounding railings are probably contemporary, the shafts are reeded
with spear on knob finials, the corner balusters are moulded with vase finials.
An elegant Greek Revival monument.

Listing NGR: SS7873721700

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