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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 JOHN THE BAPTIST

List entry Number: 1176369

Location

CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetTaunton DeaneDistrict AuthorityWellington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 25-Jan-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 270011

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Details



759/2/1 HIGH STREET 25-JAN-51 WELLINGTON (Northwest side) CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

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Tall west tower with pinnacled top and stair turret on south face. Red sandstone. Mostly C15, with very tall nave and clerestory windows. Short chancel (re-built 1847) has interesting early tracery to east window (C13). South door and porch C13 or early C14. Fine Popham tomb, 1607. Interior has a ceiled wagon roof and 2 late C18 west galleries in aisles. [No {(l,} Church of St John the Baptist and Gatepiers and gates at churchyard] [entrance form a group.]





Listing NGR: ST1408320913

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National Grid Reference: ST 14080 20910

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