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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 ALL SAINTS

List entry Number: 1174065

Location

CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, POUND LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityDownhead

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Nov-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 266702

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

DOWNHEAD CP POUND LANE (West side) ST64NE

2/3 Church of All Saints

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GV II*

Parish Church. Perpendicular tower of C14; nave, chancel and south porch of mid C18; C19 restoration. Squared and coursed rubble under a tile roof. West tower with diagonal buttresses, embattled parapet with corner pinnacles, 2-large gargoyles each side, bell chamber windows of 2-lights to north and south, 2-light west window. Nave of 2-bays, segmental headed openings, further small oval light to south-west corner by tower, memorial plaque of 1712 to Mary Gane incorporated in south wall. Chancel of 2-bays with smaller segmental headed openings, priests door on south side under pointed arch, 3-light decorated east window. Porch dated 1751, segmental headed inner door opening. Nave under king post roof with scraped Norman tub font, C18 pulpit; triple chamfered arch to tower which contains memorial plaque of 1704. Chancel under wagon roof of simple style.

Listing NGR: ST6917046189

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National Grid Reference: ST 69170 46189

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