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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: FORMER CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

List entry Number: 1058275

Location

FORMER CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL, GARE HILL

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityTrudoxhill

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-Jan-1981

Date of most recent amendment: 27-Nov-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 266846

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History

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Details

ST74SE TRUDOXHILL CP GARE HILL

7/159 Former Church of St Michael (formerly listed as Gaer Hill, Church of St Michael (with churchyard gate and walls)) 30.1.81

GV II*

Former church now disused. Circa 1857 by William Butterfield for the Duke of Somerset. Gothic. Buttressed nave and chancel of 3 and 2-bays respectively under a single tile roof, crested ridge; gabled South porch; all of Doulting rubble. Thin Octagonal bell turret to West end with spirelet, below lancet windows flank a central buttress; 2-light pointed head windows with geometric tracery to North and South sides; East window of 3-lights with plate tracery. Salient feature of interior elaborate collar bear and king post roof to nave, some stained glass to chancel. Group value with churchyard wall (qv). Church is in a prominent landscape setting.

Listing NGR: ST7799240227

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National Grid Reference: ST 77992 40227

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