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Description: Former Church of St Michael
Date Listed: 30 January 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 266846
OS Grid Reference: ST7799240227
OS Grid Coordinates: 377992, 140227
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1609, -2.3161
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ST74SE TRUDOXHILL CP GARE HILL
7/159 Former Church of St Michael
(formerly listed as Gaer Hill,
Church of St Michael
(with churchyard gate and walls))
Former church now disused. Circa 1857 by William Butterfield for the Duke of Somerset. Gothic. Buttressed nave and
chancel of 3 and 2-bays respectively under a single tile roof, crested ridge; gabled South porch; all of Doulting
rubble. Thin Octagonal bell turret to West end with spirelet, below lancet windows flank a central buttress; 2-light
pointed head windows with geometric tracery to North and South sides; East window of 3-lights with plate tracery.
Salient feature of interior elaborate collar bear and king post roof to nave, some stained glass to chancel. Group
value with churchyard wall (qv). Church is in a prominent landscape setting.
Listing NGR: ST7799240227
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Source: English Heritage
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