OLD CHURCH OF SAINT NICHOLAS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1129743

Date first listed: 19-May-1983

Statutory Address: OLD CHURCH OF SAINT NICHOLAS, UPHILL WAY

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: OLD CHURCH OF SAINT NICHOLAS, UPHILL WAY

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

District: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Weston-Super-Mare

National Grid Reference: ST 31615 58373

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

UPHILL WAY 1. 5121 Old Church of Saint Nicholas ST 3058-3158 12/68 II* 2. Norman church remodelled in later Middle Ages; consists of nave, chancel, and central tower. Limestone rubble, stone slab roof over chancel. Nave (unroofed): 2 Norman doorways with carving in tympani: ("Circle intersected by 4 lobed motif drawn in one line" - Pevsner). Porch rebuilt 1904. Central tower: 3 stages, clasping buttresses, Norman window on S side, parapet of pierced quatrefoils in lozenges, is mostly modern replacement of Perpendicular work. Stair turret with spirelet to NE. Chancel: 2 Norman windows on N side and blocked 2 centre arched doorway on S side. Interior: 2 Perpendicular tower arches. High landscape value, overlooking village and Axe estuary.

Listing NGR: ST3161558373

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 33251

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: North Somerset and Bristol, (1958)

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