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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: TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST MARY LE PORT

List entry Number: 1208338

Location

TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST MARY LE PORT, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
City of BristolUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Jan-1959

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 379770

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

BRISTOL

ST5873SE HIGH STREET, Centre 901-1/11/590 (East side) 08/01/59 Tower of Church of St Mary-le-Port

II

Church tower. C15. Limestone ashlar with coursed Pennant rubble. Perpendicular Gothic with a Somerset-type tower. 3 stages divided by drip moulds, with angle buttresses and an octagonal SE stair tower. W door with hollow-moulded reveals and foliate stops; 4-light window above, and a blind, 2-light window in the second stage. Belfry with 2-light louvred windows, a crenellated parapet of blind tracery panels with crocketed corner pinnacles and a SE spirelet with tracery panels, crockets and a carved finial. INTERIOR not inspected. The unclerestoreyed nave had one aisle and 4-centred arches with moulded capitals. It was destroyed by bombing in the Second World War. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 60).

Listing NGR: ST5898073017

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Gomme, J L - Title: Bristol: An Architectural History - Date: 1979 - Page References: 60

National Grid Reference: ST 58980 73017

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