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Former Church of St Mark

A Grade II Listed Building in Easton, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4668 / 51°28'0"N

Longitude: -2.5647 / 2°33'52"W

OS Eastings: 360869

OS Northings: 174358

OS Grid: ST608743

Mapcode National: GBR CGF.V0

Mapcode Global: VH88N.HDHC

Entry Name: Former Church of St Mark

Listing Date: 1 November 1966

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202533

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380434

Location: Bristol, BS5

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Easton

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Eastville St Anne with St Mark and St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST6074 ST MARK'S ROAD, Easton
901-1/37/1242 (East side)
01/11/66 Former Church of St Mark
(Formerly Listed as:
ST MARK'S ROAD
Church of St Mark)

II

Church, now flats. 1848. By Charles Dyer. Converted 1991.
Pennant rubble with limestone dressings and ashlar spire, and
a slate roof. Apsidal nave with a N tower. Norman Revival
style.
Rounded apse has 6 semicircular-arched windows on attached
columns, linked by a sill band. 5-bay N elevation has c1990
flat-headed ground floor windows with zigzag patterned
lintels, and round-arched first-floor windows, with scalloped
capitals and slender colonnettes, separated by buttresses;
3-stage tower one bay from the W has angle buttresses and N
round-arched door similar to the first-floor windows; lancet
belfry windows formed by interlacing arcade of round arches
with chevron archivolts and colonnettes, beneath a stepped
ashlar pyramid roof with mythical animals on the ridges.
Similar 5-bay S elevation. The W end has a round-arched
doorway with chevron-moulded archivolt within a weathered,
projecting porch, below a large wheel window with 10 spokes to
a central round light; Celtic crosses at either end of the
nave. INTERIOR not inspected.
(Crick C: Victorian Buildings in Bristol: Bristol: 1975-: 20;
Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 296).


Listing NGR: ST6086974358

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