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Church of St Michael and All Angels, Shipham

Description: Church of St Michael and All Angels

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 268823

OS Grid Reference: ST4494158624
OS Grid Coordinates: 344941, 158624
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3240, -2.7915

Location: Rowberrow Lane, Shipham, Somerset BS25 1QL

Locality: Shipham
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS25 1QL

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Listing Text


2/165 Church of St Michael and All


- II*

Parish church. Late C14; nave, chancel and south porch rebuilt 1865. Coursed and squared rubble, tile roof with
fishscale bands. Perpendicular. West tower unbuttressed and of 3 stages with a polygonal stair turret; pierced parapet
with corner pinnacles, 2-light bell-chamber windows. Two bay nave with a reused 2-light C15 window on its south wall,
single bay chancel; 3-light east and west windows with intersecting tracery. Interior on encaustic tile floors, C14
font with a Jacobean cover, royal arms of 1637; C18 oil painting of the crucificion; C19 wall monument by T King of
Bath. In the chancel a sedilia and piscina, each with a cinquefoiled head; reredos, 2 Jacobean chairs. Perpendicular
tower arch. fragment of an Anglo-Saxon Cross on the north wall of the chancel. Some stained glass of late C19 and early

Listing NGR: ST4494158624

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Source: English Heritage

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