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Ballis Chest Tomb Approximately 3 Metres South of Porch of Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in South Tawton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7342 / 50°44'2"N

Longitude: -3.91 / 3°54'36"W

OS Eastings: 265307

OS Northings: 94467

OS Grid: SX653944

Mapcode National: GBR Q7.83CH

Mapcode Global: FRA 27P4.JKG

Entry Name: Ballis Chest Tomb Approximately 3 Metres South of Porch of Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326081

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95005

Location: South Tawton, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: South Tawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: South Tawton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 69 SE SOUTH TAWTON SOUTH TAWTON

4/205 Ballis chest tomb approximately 3
metres south of porch of Church of
St Andrew
GV II


Chest tomb. C17 or C18 in memory of James Ballis. Granite ashlar. Rectangular in
plan with hollow-chamfered soffit to the thick flat lid. The lid is inscribed with
Roman serif upper and lower case lettering and records the death of Master John
Ballis but the date is illegible.


Listing NGR: SX6530794467

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