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Church of St Katherine, Selwood

Description: Church of St Katherine

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 267377

OS Grid Reference: ST7898244151
OS Grid Coordinates: 378982, 144151
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1962, -2.3022

Location: Selwood, Somerset BA11 5LQ

Locality: Selwood
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 5LQ

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Listing Text


9/430 Church of St. Katherine



Church. Classically influenced tower of c1712; nave, chancel, north and south aisles, and south porch added by J. L.
Pearson in 1880 in a mixture of Geometrical and Decorated styles. Rubble, tile roofs, coped verges, cruciform finials.
Ashlar west tower with 2 orders of angle pilasters terminating in pinnacles; stringcourse and cornice; tall stone
spire, 3 light mullioned and transomed bell openings; 4-light semi-circular headed west window with a transom and
tracery to its head. Buttressed nave of 2 bays, paired windows in pointed arch surrounds, 2 bay chancel in similar
style; sill band; 3 light east window. Interior with a C18 carved wooden pulpit; C15 octagonal font with a Jacobean
cover; further C19 interior features including reredos sedilia and wrought iron decoration to chancel rail.

Listing NGR: ST7898244151

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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