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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: ISBELL TOMB IN CHURCHYARD OF CHURCH OF ST NONNA

List entry Number: 1386520

Location

ISBELL TOMB IN CHURCHYARD OF CHURCH OF ST NONNA

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

County District District Type Parish
CornwallUnitary AuthorityAltarnun

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Apr-1999

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 473909

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History

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Details

SX 28 SW ALTARNUN ALTARNUN 4/10001 Isbell Tomb in Churchyard of Church of St Nonna

GV II Chest tomb. Early C19 (c1800). Stone tomb with straight slab top and reeded corners with plinth, surrounded by wrought-iron spearheaded railings with urn finials to corners. This tomb has historic interest within the development of Methodism in Cornwall as the grave of Digory Isbell, who died in 1795 aged 77 and who extended his house (Wesley's Cottage, Trewint) to provide a meeting room and chamber for overnight accommodation for Methodists.





Listing NGR: SX2228281304

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National Grid Reference: SX 22282 81304

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