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Burough Chest Tomb Approximately 500mm East of South Aisle of the Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Southleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.735 / 50°44'6"N

Longitude: -3.1282 / 3°7'41"W

OS Eastings: 320479

OS Northings: 93432

OS Grid: SY204934

Mapcode National: GBR PC.Q0XC

Mapcode Global: FRA 47B4.H3X

Entry Name: Burough Chest Tomb Approximately 500mm East of South Aisle of the Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 8 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333311

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88803

Location: Southleigh, East Devon, Devon, EX24

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Southleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Southleigh St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text



SY 29 SW SOUTHLEIGH SOUTHLEIGH

6/132 Burough chest tomb approximately
- 500mm east of south aisle of the
Church of St Lawrence
GV II

Chest tomb. Dated 1665 in memory of Grace Burough. Beerstone ashlar with flint
rubble. The chest tomb is rectangular in plan with a soffit-moulded flat lid. Any
plinth is buried. The chest is flint rubble with a rectangular Beerstone plaque on
the south side which is inscribed with Roman serif capital letters and records the
death of Grace Burough in 1665.


Listing NGR: SY2047993432

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