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The Parish Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Chapel Allerton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2479 / 51°14'52"N

Longitude: -2.8485 / 2°50'54"W

OS Eastings: 340872

OS Northings: 150202

OS Grid: ST408502

Mapcode National: GBR MD.1L4R

Mapcode Global: VH7D0.KWYQ

Entry Name: The Parish Church

Listing Date: 9 February 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173571

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268762

Location: Chapel Allerton, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS26

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Chapel Allerton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


5/106 The Parish Church



Parish church. C13, enlarged C15, C17 alterations, rebuilt 1859 by CE Giles, when north aisle added. Coursed and
squared rubble, slate roof, coped verges. Perpendicular style. Two-bay nave, one-bay chancel, 3-bay north aisle, south
porch, stone bellcote to east end of nave roof. Lancet window to south wall of nave of c1200, cinquefoil rere arch;
further 3-light south window to nave dated 1638. Interior on encaustic tile floors; Norman tub font with elaborate
Jacobean cover. Reredos, pulpit, choir stalls and pews of the restoration, C19 stained glass except fine window of 1918
to nave. (Pevsner, Buildings of England, South and West Somerset, 1958).

Listing NGR: ST4087250202

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