History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Group of 3 Tapson Headstones About 13 Metres North of the West Wall of the North Aisle of the Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Stowford, Devon

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.662 / 50°39'43"N

Longitude: -4.219 / 4°13'8"W

OS Eastings: 243263

OS Northings: 87047

OS Grid: SX432870

Mapcode National: GBR NS.7N3L

Mapcode Global: FRA 271B.B4L

Entry Name: Group of 3 Tapson Headstones About 13 Metres North of the West Wall of the North Aisle of the Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 7 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326355

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92540

Location: Stowford, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Stowford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Find accommodation in
Stowford

Listing Text

SX 48 NW STOWFORD STOWFORD

3/299 Group of 3 Tapson headstones about
- 13m north of the west wall of the
north aisle of the Church of
St John the Baptist

GV II


Group of 3 headstones. Late C18. Slate. The southernmost has a segmental head and
commemorates William Tapson, died 1773, winged skull carved in head. About 2 metres
north a headstone with a segmental head commemorates William Tapson, died 1783, good
lettering. About 2 metres west of this a segmental-headed headstone commemorate
Robert Tapson, died 1796 and Charles Tapson, died 1795, angel carved in head between
inscriptions.


Listing NGR: SX4325587050

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.