CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1202641
Date first listed:
30-Dec-1994
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL, TWO MILE HILL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL, TWO MILE HILL ROAD

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

District:
City of Bristol (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
ST 63889 73787

Details

BRISTOL

ST67SW TWO MILE HILL ROAD, St George 901-1/56/1849 (South side) Church of St Michael

II

Church. 1848, mid C19 N aisle. By E Gabriel. Pennant rubble with limestone dressings and slate roof. PLAN: nave with a later N aisle, chancel, NW porch and W tower. Gothic Revival style. EXTERIOR: chancel gable has angle buttresses, a small 2-centred arched 3-light window with a small oval window above. 2-light chancel with buttresses between; raised nave gable, gabled N aisle with 2-light E window and quatrefoil above, N elevation with 3 paired windows with buttresses between and a gabled porch to the W end with a 2-centred arched doorway. Similar windows to S nave elevation, with a 3-stage tower to the W end with angle buttresses, weathered bands to each stage, and paired, louvred belfry lights, with a corbelled band between the top of the buttresses beneath an ashlar parapet. Clock to north side of tower with gabled hood. 2-centre arched doorway with 3 orders to tower, with battened door and leaded glazing. INTERIOR: chancel with 3 sedilia with trefoil arches and crocketed gables in the S window, hoodmould to the E window, and corbelled shafts to the cusped arch-braced collar truss roof, moulded 2-centre chancel arch on painted corbels; 5-bay N arcade of round shafts with painted moulded stiff leaf capitals to moulded 2-centre arches; 2-centre W arch to organ loft. HISTORICAL NOTE: one of Bristol's 7 Commissioners' churches, and an advanced Ecclesiological design for its date. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: North Somerset and Bristol: London: 1958-: 454).

Listing NGR: ST6388973787

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
380729
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: North Somerset and Bristol, (1958), 454

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: 24 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/03543/24
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