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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: CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

List entry Number: 1173964

Location

CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL, TOWER HILL

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityStoke St. Michael

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 02-Jun-1961

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 266690

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST64NE STOKE ST MICHAEL CP TOWER HILL (East side)

2/284 Church of St Michael

2.6.61

- II*

Parish church. Western tower of c1400, remainder 1838 by Jesse Gane in Early English style. Coursed and squared rubble. nave and chancel of ashlar. Tower has diagonal buttresses, embattled parapet with pinnacles, gargoyles at each corner, and single bell chamber windows. Narrow doorway to West side incorporated in window, ogee head. Broad nave of 5-bays, lancet windows, each bay divided by buttress, North and South doors, South having gabled porch. Short chancel with 3-light East window, attached vestry to North. Stained glass to nave of 1880's with Art Noveau ornament. 9-stone memorial plaques, earliest of 1672 to Edward Morris in Nave.

Listing NGR: ST6644446977

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National Grid Reference: ST 66444 46977

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