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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1174954



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Holford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-May-1969

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 265149

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6/96 Church of St. Mary



Parish church. Some C12 work said to survive at base of tower, nave refenestrated early C16, chancel and North porch rebuilt 1842-4, nave and chancel restored 1870s, vestry added 1888. Red sandstone random rubble, sandstone dressings, slate roofs, coped verges. 2 bay nave, West tower, North porch opening into base of tower, one bay chancel and vestry. 2 stage tower, saddleback roof, coped verges, moulded plinth, square opening in gable end, 3-light window below with hood mould. Gabled porch, double doorsi two 3-light cinquefoil headed mullioned window with hoodmould to left, 2-light window in chancel, 3-light East window, two 2-light windows in vestry with door on West wall, 3-light cinquefoil headed mullioned window South wall of nave with small 2-light hollow chamfered mullioned window in South West corner. Interior: plastered. C19 roofs, late C19 fittings including a many coloured marble font of arresting vulgarity. (Photograph in NMR; VCH Somerset, Vol.5 forthcoming; Kelly's Directory, 1902).

Listing NGR: ST1565641091

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Dunning, R W, The Victoria History of the County of Somerset, (1985)
'Kelly's Directory' in Kelly's Directory, (1902)

National Grid Reference: ST 15656 41091


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