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Thorn Chest Tomb Approximately 4 Metres South of the Porch of the Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Cotleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8138 / 50°48'49"N

Longitude: -3.1279 / 3°7'40"W

OS Eastings: 320636

OS Northings: 102191

OS Grid: ST206021

Mapcode National: GBR M0.Y1DB

Mapcode Global: FRA 46BY.98C

Entry Name: Thorn Chest Tomb Approximately 4 Metres South of the Porch of the Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 16 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333666

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86562

Location: Cotleigh, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Cotleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cotleigh St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ST 20 SW
11/7 Thorn chest tomb approximately 4
- metres south of the porch of the
Church of St Michael
Chest tomb. Dated 1702 in memory of John Thorn. Beerstone ashlar. Chest tomb with
a very thick soffit-moulded flat lid. On each long side a central rectangular panel
is flanked by pilasters which are carved as flowers with cross hatching behind the
stems. The south-facing panel is inscribed with Roman serif capitals and it records
the death of John Thorn in 1702.

Listing NGR: ST2063602191

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

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