This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 51.1749 / 51°10'29"N
Longitude: -3.1795 / 3°10'46"W
OS Eastings: 317639
OS Northings: 142396
OS Grid: ST176423
Mapcode National: GBR LY.6694
Mapcode Global: VH6GR.TQZQ
Plus Code: 9C3R5RFC+W5
Entry Name: Govett Family Chest Tomb, in Churchyard One Metre West of Porch, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345706
English Heritage Legacy ID: 265258
Location: Stringston, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA5
Civil Parish: Stringston
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Tagged with: Chest tomb
ST14SE STRINGSTON CP
6/199 Govett family chest tomb, in
churchyard one metre West of
porch, Church of St Mary
Chest tomb. Early C17. Sandstone and blue lias. Flat topped, cavetto moulded cornice, sunk plinth, inscribed on all
faces in fine lettering but rust South face has been removed and a blue lias panel inserted. Earliest inscription on
North face to John Garett, died 1618. Forms part of a group of early, finely inscribed chest tombs with the Prior
family chest tomb (qv).
Listing NGR: ST1763942396
External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.
Other nearby listed buildings