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Sutton Mallet Church, Stawell

Description: Sutton Mallet Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 March 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 269586

OS Grid Reference: ST3729536936
OS Grid Coordinates: 337295, 136936
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1283, -2.8974

Location: Moor Road, Stawell, Somerset TA7 9AR

Locality: Stawell
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA7 9AR

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Listing Text


2/63 Sutton Mallet Church

Anglican church. 1829 by Richard Carver, the County architect and surveyor, on a medieval site incorporating some
reused C15 features. Coursed rubble, slate roofs, coped verges, slender 2-stage buttresses with offsets. Nave with
small south porch, small polygonal chancel, slender west tower. Gothic. Tower with moulded string below parapet,
parapet rises to form a 'pediment' to each face, deep buttresses to west, arch over, recessed 3-light Perpendicular
west window, 2-light Perpendicular bell-chamber windows. Three-bay nave, tall 2-light stone-mullioned windows, each
light with a 4-centred head, labels, diamond-paned leaded lights. Gabled ashlar south porch, slender buttresses,
4-centred head outer door opening, 4-centered head recess on each side. Chancel with cinquepartite roof, 3-light reused
Perpendicular window with label, diamond-paned leaded lights. Interior with coeval box pews, 2 decker pulpit, and font.
C17 altar rails re-used from the earlier church. Two C17 bells. (Church Guide, 1975; Pevsner, N. Buildings of England,
South and West Somerset, 1958).

Listing NGR: ST3729536936

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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