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Church of St Mary Magdalen, Radstock

Description: Church of St Mary Magdalen

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 31924

OS Grid Reference: ST7037155061
OS Grid Coordinates: 370371, 155061
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2939, -2.4263

Location: 177 Church Hill, Norton-Radstock, Bath and North East Somerset BA3 5TZ

Locality: Radstock
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 5TZ

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Listing Text

Lower Writhlington
Church of St Mary Magdalen
ST 75 NW 1/74
1874. Small plain church in traditional form. Coursed and dressed limestone
rubble. Slate roofs with coped verges and ridge tiles. Weathered buttresses,
diagonal at corners. South porch to west of nave.
Three bay nave and north aisle. Two bay chancel. Nave windows square headed
of 2 lights, chancel windows cusp - headed with head stops to labels. Porch
has pointed doorway with square label and blind tracery in spandrels. Sundial
over, probably C17, inscribed "We must dyal".
Belfry to west with wall thickened below and 2 light traceried west window.
Vestry to north-east. Two mid C18 chest-tombs and a double headstone near
south wall.

Listing NGR: ST7037155061

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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