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Latitude: 51.5779 / 51°34'40"N
Longitude: -2.6365 / 2°38'11"W
OS Eastings: 355991
OS Northings: 186750
OS Grid: ST559867
Mapcode National: GBR JN.CZGD
Mapcode Global: VH881.8L2R
Entry Name: Church of St Thomas
Listing Date: 5 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1312454
English Heritage Legacy ID: 35340
Location: Pilning and Severn Beach, South Gloucestershire, BS35
County: South Gloucestershire
Civil Parish: Pilning and Severn Beach
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: St Peter Pilning
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST 58 NE PILNING AND SEVERN NORTHWICK ROAD (north side)
Church of St. Thomas
Church tower. 1842-3 by John Hicks. Rubble with stone dressings. Square
plan, neo-Romanesque style. 3-stage tower has west door with paired jamb-
shafts with scalloped capitals, 2-light window above, hood mould with wolf-head
stops and relieving arch, single light at 2nd stage, 3rd stage has paired window
with bell louvres to each side; gabled parapet and coping on Lombard frieze
with animal masks as corbels, cross slit in each gable, cockerel weathervane;
plinth, weathered clasping buttresses and strings. East elevation has blocked
door and large upper window, both round-headed with relieving arch, roof line of
former nave visible, part of wall of nave remaining with jamb shafts of a
window, mask stop to hood mould, kneeler carved as grotesque animal to north.
Outline of nave, transepts and chancel visible on ground. (Sources:
Incorporated Church Building Society Records 1842-3 and Verey, D. : Buildings of
England, Gloucestershire : The Vale and The Forest of Dean. 1970).
Listing NGR: ST5599186750
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