History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Churchyard Boundary Wall to Church of St Thomas

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2131 / 51°12'47"N

Longitude: -2.6372 / 2°38'13"W

OS Eastings: 355586

OS Northings: 146186

OS Grid: ST555461

Mapcode National: GBR MN.3ZMQ

Mapcode Global: VH89S.7RNW

Entry Name: Churchyard Boundary Wall to Church of St Thomas

Listing Date: 31 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483572

Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Wells

Built-Up Area: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Find accommodation in
Wells

Listing Text


WELLS

ST5446 ST THOMAS STREET
662-1/6/294 (South side)
31/08/88 Churchyard boundary wall to Church
of St Thomas

GV II

Boundary wall and gateway to church of St Thomas (qv). c1857
(date of church completion), by SS Teulon for the Revd George
Blissett. Local stone rubble with ashlar dressings. Wall
averages 1.5m high, with chamfered ashlar coping, stepping up
hill eastwards on north side. Opposite the church porch a
gabled gateway with ashlar quoins, offset sides, ashlar coping
with roll- moulded apex, and pointed arched, quoined opening
with pair timber gates having cusped-headed panels and long
iron strap hinges. The wall adds to the setting of the church
and to the streetscape generally.

Listing NGR: ST5558646186

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.