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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 MARY

List entry Number: 1178212

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHARLYNCH HILL

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSedgemoorDistrict AuthoritySpaxton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 29-Mar-1963

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Jan-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 269403

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History

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Details

ST23NW SPAXTON CP CHARLYNCH HILL (East side) CHARLYNCH

2/140 Church of St. Mary (Formerly listed in Charlynch Civil Parish) 29.3.63

GV I

Anglican Parish Church; now deconsecrated. C11, C13, C15; tower probably of 1867; restored 1887. Rubble, coped verges, slate roofs. Nave with south porch and transeptal south chapel, chancel with vestry and organ chamber, west tower. Three stage tower with octagonal stair turret, diagonal buttresses, crenellated parapet, bell-chamber windows. Nave with late Norman south doorway, gabled porch; a 2-light square-headed Decorated window to left and projecting transept chapel with 3-light square-headed window to right. The chancel also has a 2-light Decorated window on south side and a reticulated east window. Interior plastered; C15 moulded plaster ceiling; Norman responds to C13 chancel arch; traces of rood stair; C15 stained glass in east window of transept; Norman font; transept railings Laudian and previously the altar rails. Numerous marble memorials of C17-C19. (Pevsner N, Buildings of England, South and West Somerset, 1958).

Listing NGR: ST2384437806

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: South and West Somerset - Date: 1958

National Grid Reference: ST 23844 37805

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