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Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Leigh Woods, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4532 / 51°27'11"N

Longitude: -2.6369 / 2°38'12"W

OS Eastings: 355843

OS Northings: 172885

OS Grid: ST558728

Mapcode National: GBR JN.MRFR

Mapcode Global: VH88M.7QVT

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 16 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129028

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33522

Location: Long Ashton, North Somerset, BS8

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Long Ashton

Built-Up Area: Leigh Woods

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Abbots Leigh with Leigh Woods

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

east side)

Parish Church (Anglican). 1891-93 by J.M. Medland of Gloucester. Rubble with
freestone dressings; plain tiled roof, shingles to tower and bellcote. South-
west tower and porch, nave, south transept, chancel with apse, vestry and church
room; all in a C13 style.South west tower of 2 stages with a pitched and
bargeboarded roof; the bell chamber stage is shingled and has 2-light, plain
louvred windows; octagonal bellcote and spire. Timber-framed, projecting,
gabled porch with a cusped bargeboard; arcaded sides with foiled heads. Nave:
four bays of 2-light plate tracery windows under hoodmoulds; four 3-light,
gabled dormer windows which are tile hung and have decorative bargeboards;
chamfered, pointed doorway at east end. Projecting south transept with two
single-light cusped lancet windows divided by a flat buttress. Polygonal apse
with 3-light stepped and cusped, lancet windows. The vestry has similar windows
to the apse; church room ( or choir's vestry) has a 4-light, plate tracery
window. Interior. Arch-braced collar beam roof; Perpendicular style screen,
pulpit and font.

Listing NGR: ST5584372885

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

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