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Chapel, Fairleigh Castle, Norton St Philip

Description: Chapel, Fairleigh Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 267190

OS Grid Reference: ST7978656962
OS Grid Coordinates: 379786, 156962
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3114, -2.2914

Location: Norton St Philip, Somerset BA2 7RW

Locality: Norton St Philip
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA2 7RW

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Listing Text


Chapel, Farleigh Castle


Chapel, now school kitchen and dining room. Circa 1806. Ashlar Doulting stone with concrete slate gabled roof.
Perpendicular Gothic style. Single storey, L-plan, 3-window, east front. 3-light stone mullioned and transom windows
with 4-centre arches and stopped dripmoulds. Gable end with diagonally set 2-stage buttresses 4-light, rectilinear
tracery window under a pointed arch and stopped dripmould with clock face over. Stepped end gable with octagonal
lantern with stone grills to openings, cornice and short spire. Embattled parapets with crocketted pinnacles.

Listing NGR: ST7978656962

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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