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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II* Listed Building in Brympton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9559 / 50°57'21"N

Longitude: -2.6762 / 2°40'34"W

OS Eastings: 352604

OS Northings: 117604

OS Grid: ST526176

Mapcode National: GBR MM.N1TN

Mapcode Global: FRA 568L.57J

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263070

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263492

Location: Brympton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA21

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Brympton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

3/37 Church of St Andrew
Anglican parish church. C14, partly restored 1891. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings: plain clay tiled roof
between stepped coped gables, with cross finial to east and simple bell turret with 2 bells to west. Single bay
chancel, 2-bay nave, with small north and south porches. Chamfered plinth, corner buttresses of differing height to
west end: east window and nave north and south windows are 2-light reticulated traceried, all with arched labels having
square stops to east and south and curl stops to north; C17 2-light north and south chancel windows, incised spandrils,
square stop label south side only: west window small 2-light rectangular tracery, plain label, probably the oldest;
above a 2-light flat headed chamfer mullioned window without label. South porch probably C19, with moulded pointed arch
with label under coped gable with cross finial, low 2-light window in east wall; nearby a stone chimney of C19, square
base, with offsets and octagonal top with moulded cap. North porch dated 1613; plain chamfered semi-circular outer arch
and pointed inner arch with early door, stone bench seats, C19 panelled roof. Interior not accessible, but noted were
octagonal pulpit, dated 1624, some C18 pews and a C18 font. (Pevsner N, Buildings of England, South and West Somerset,

Listing NGR: ST5260417604

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