CHURCH OF ST PETER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1175106
Date first listed:
02-Nov-1966
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST PETER, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST PETER, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
North Wootton
National Grid Reference:
ST5638041803

Details

ST54SE NORTH WOOTTON CP HIGH STREET (East side)

4/94 Church of St Peter

2.ll.66

GV II*

Anglican Parish Church. C14/C15, restored C19, including rebuilt chancel. Coursed and squared rubble, lead sheeting and slate roofs, coped verges with cruciform finials. Nave, chancel with organ loft, south porch, west tower. Embattled tower with diagonal buttresses, pinnacles, 2-light bell chamber windows with louvres. Two-bay nave, small 2 bay chancel, the former with a rood stair turret to south with lancet window. Porch with an ashlar frontage, diagonal buttresses, sun dial; shafted outer door opening, adjacent to right a stoup; benched interior. Plasted interior on tile floors, C19 wagon roofs; Perpendicular chancel and tower arches. Most important feature the C15 benches, some with carved ends; some further C15 carving to choir stalls, Norman tub font with cable banding, C18 cover. Rood stair. Remains of a C17 communion table. Royal arms dated 1826. Some C19 stained glass to chancel. Late C18 tablet, 2 further detached C17 tablets in the porch. Late C19 organ.

Listing NGR: ST5638041803

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
267567
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 28 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/05435/21
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