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Church of St Katherine

A Grade II* Listed Building in Selwood, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1962 / 51°11'46"N

Longitude: -2.3022 / 2°18'7"W

OS Eastings: 378982

OS Northings: 144151

OS Grid: ST789441

Mapcode National: GBR 0SQ.SY9

Mapcode Global: VH97M.16SB

Entry Name: Church of St Katherine

Listing Date: 11 March 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267377

Location: Selwood, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Selwood

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


9/430 Church of St. Katherine



Church. Classically influenced tower of c1712; nave, chancel, north and south aisles, and south porch added by J. L.
Pearson in 1880 in a mixture of Geometrical and Decorated styles. Rubble, tile roofs, coped verges, cruciform finials.
Ashlar west tower with 2 orders of angle pilasters terminating in pinnacles; stringcourse and cornice; tall stone
spire, 3 light mullioned and transomed bell openings; 4-light semi-circular headed west window with a transom and
tracery to its head. Buttressed nave of 2 bays, paired windows in pointed arch surrounds, 2 bay chancel in similar
style; sill band; 3 light east window. Interior with a C18 carved wooden pulpit; C15 octagonal font with a Jacobean
cover; further C19 interior features including reredos sedilia and wrought iron decoration to chancel rail.

Listing NGR: ST7898244151

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

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