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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: PENNY TOMBSTONE, IN CHURCHYARD 11 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL

List entry Number: 1056367

Location

PENNY TOMBSTONE, IN CHURCHYARD 11 METRES SOUTH OF CHANCEL, CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL, MAIN ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityCharlton Horethorne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 15-Feb-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 261772

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History

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Details

ST6623 CHARLTON HORETHORNE CP MAIN ROAD (East side)

8/36 Penny Tombstone, in churchyard 11 metres South of Chancel, Church of St Peter and St Paul

GV II*

Tombstone. Late C17. Ham stone, a single slab about 600mm high, 100mm 1.1 metres wide and nearly 100mm thick. West face has three shallow segmental arched panels with inscriptions: Left panel reads "HEWE/PENNY/DYED/FEBRVAR/4 1688", centre reads "----/PENNY/ DYED/SEP 20/1681" and right panel reads "MOSES/PENNY/DYED/NOVEM/ BER 1691". A rare survival in this part of the county for such a date.

Listing NGR: ST6654323055

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National Grid Reference: ST 66543 23055

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