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Chapel, Fairleigh Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Norton St Philip, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3114 / 51°18'41"N

Longitude: -2.2914 / 2°17'28"W

OS Eastings: 379786

OS Northings: 156962

OS Grid: ST797569

Mapcode National: GBR 0RC.PJ4

Mapcode Global: VH971.79HJ

Entry Name: Chapel, Fairleigh Castle

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058119

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267190

Location: Norton St. Philip, Mendip, Somerset, BA2

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Norton St Philip

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


Chapel, Farleigh Castle


Chapel, now school kitchen and dining room. Circa 1806. Ashlar Doulting stone with concrete slate gabled roof.
Perpendicular Gothic style. Single storey, L-plan, 3-window, east front. 3-light stone mullioned and transom windows
with 4-centre arches and stopped dripmoulds. Gable end with diagonally set 2-stage buttresses 4-light, rectilinear
tracery window under a pointed arch and stopped dripmould with clock face over. Stepped end gable with octagonal
lantern with stone grills to openings, cornice and short spire. Embattled parapets with crocketted pinnacles.

Listing NGR: ST7978656962

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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