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Church of St John the Baptist, Wellington

Description: Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: I
Date Listed: 25 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 270011

OS Grid Reference: ST1408020910
OS Grid Coordinates: 314080, 120910
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9812, -3.2253

Location: Church Fields, Wellington, Somerset TA21 8QT

Locality: Wellington
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA21 8QT

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Listing Text

(Northwest side)


Tall west tower with pinnacled top and stair turret on south face. Red sandstone. Mostly C15, with very tall nave and clerestory windows. Short chancel (re-built 1847) has interesting early tracery to east window (C13). South door and porch C13 or early C14. Fine Popham tomb, 1607. Interior has a ceiled wagon roof and 2 late C18 west galleries in aisles.
[No {(l,} Church of St John the Baptist and Gatepiers and gates at churchyard]
[entrance form a group.]

Listing NGR: ST1408320913

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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