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Church of St Bartholomew

A Grade II Listed Building in Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4585 / 51°27'30"N

Longitude: -2.6999 / 2°41'59"W

OS Eastings: 351471

OS Northings: 173515

OS Grid: ST514735

Mapcode National: GBR JL.M7LF

Mapcode Global: VH88L.5L1R

Plus Code: 9C3VF852+C3

Entry Name: Church of St Bartholomew

Listing Date: 16 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33582

Location: Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset, BS8

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Wraxall and Failand

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text



- II

Parish Church (Anglican). 1883-87 by E W Barnes of Bristol. Nave, north and
south transepts, chancel, porch and tower at south-west. Coursed and snecked,
squared rubble with freestone dressings: plain tiled roof with a crested ridge.
In a mixture of middle Gothic, but mostly C14, styles. South west tower of 3
stages with diagonal buttresses; two single light cusped lancet windows to the
bell chamber; single light windows flank an ogee-headed image niche with a canopy
on the second stage; south doorway of 3 orders, columns with foliate capitals,
moulded pointed arch. Nave: 4 bays, 2-light windows with reticulated tracery,
buttresses between, 6-light west window with curvilinear tracery. South transept has
a wheel window and the north transept has a circular window of quatrefoils in
circles. Chancel: reticulated tracery as the nave; 3-light east window in a
Geometric style.

Listing NGR: ST5147173515

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

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