MDE21297 - 19th Century chest tomb in St Petrock's Churchyard (Building)
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Chest tomb with grate. Mid to late 19th century. Ashlar chest tomb, iron grate with fleur-de-lys finials to the uprights. Chest tomb has moulded base and shaped top with 2 panels to each side bearing inscriptions flanked by short cusped headed pilasters. Carved heraldic shield at western end.  The building was visited in September 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 5A.  The tomb lies within Parracombe Conservation Area. 
- <1> SMO5109 Index: Department of the Environment. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest . HHR: Parracombe (9 April 1987) 73.
- <2> SEM8060 Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.
- <3> SEM6948 Report: Fisher, J.. 2004. Parracombe: Conservation Area Character Appraisal.
|Grid reference||SS 6747 4495 (point) (NHLE)|
|Civil Parish||PARRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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- 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (5A): 1544/6/123
- Devon SMR Monument ID: 37659
- Devon SMR: SS64SE/12/6
Record last edited
Dec 10 2019 9:35AM
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