FORMER CHAPEL DEDICATED TO ST COLUMBANUS, NOW RUIN, IN THE GROUNDS OF KINGS OF WESSEX SCHOOL AT NGR ST 4573 5315

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1173737
Date first listed:
29-Jan-1985
Statutory Address:
FORMER CHAPEL DEDICATED TO ST COLUMBANUS, NOW RUIN, IN THE GROUNDS OF KINGS OF WESSEX SCHOOL AT NGR ST 4573 5315, STATION ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER CHAPEL DEDICATED TO ST COLUMBANUS, NOW RUIN, IN THE GROUNDS OF KINGS OF WESSEX SCHOOL AT NGR ST 4573 5315, STATION ROAD

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Sedgemoor (District Authority)
Parish:
Cheddar
National Grid Reference:
ST 45730 53150

Details

ST45SE CHEDDAR CP STATION ROAD (South side)

6/141 Former chapel dedicated to St Columbanus, now ruin, in the grounds of Kings of Wessex School at NGR ST 4573 5315

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- II

Former chapel, now ruin. Early C14. Random rubble, oblong on plan, diagonal corner buttresses, that north-east missing; Featureless north and south walls lowered to approximately one metre of the ground, end walls remain except the upper portions of the gables; roof completely missing. Western elevation has door opening in a chamfered stone surround with a pointed arch head; above a blocked window, deep splays and segmental pointed rere-arch to the inside of this wall. East wall with a blocked window, single trefoiled head of the tracery remaining, deep splays, cusped rere-arch. Remains of a pent-roofed single storey outshut to east end, roof missing; massive buttress to centre of east wall. Adjacent to former Saxon royal palace.

Listing NGR: ST4573053150

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
268795
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 03 Oct 2002
Reference: IOE01/08504/16
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