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HER Number:MDV77236
Name:Walrond Chest Tomb, St. Marys Churchyard, Kentisbeare


Chest tomb to Mary Walrond, 1743.


Grid Reference:ST 068 081
Map Sheet:ST00NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKentisbeare
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishKENTISBEARE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 95762

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CHEST TOMB (XVIII - 1701 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Clements, H. A., Report on Buildings at Risk in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills, 20, 59, 108 (Report - non-specific). SDV344049.

Risk level 3A. Poor condition (B.A.R. 2.0.3A). Other details: Photo.

English Heritage, 2010, Historic Houses Register (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV154869.

Walrond tomb chest abutting south chancel wall of Church of St. Mary. Tomb chest to Mary Walrond, died 1743. The chest is set against the wall of the chancel. Stone, the panels of slate. 1 panel to each end, 3 to the south side, the central panel bearing the memorial inscription; the panels to either side of the central panel with moulded frames, making the memorial inscription panel a little larger and more conspicuous. Date listed: 15th April 1987.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV154869List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: English Heritage. 2010. Historic Houses Register. Historic Houses Register. Website. [Mapped feature: #48488 ]
SDV344049Report - non-specific: Clements, H. A.. Report on Buildings at Risk in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills. Devon County Council Report. A4 Comb Bound + Digital. 20, 59, 108.

Associated Monuments

MDV1417Related to: St Mary's, Kentisbeare (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4580 - Buildings at Risk Survey

Date Last Edited:Apr 19 2011 3:55PM