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Church of Saint Martin, Weston-Super-Mare

Description: Church of Saint Martin

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 33193

OS Grid Reference: ST3530562895
OS Grid Coordinates: 335305, 162895
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3614, -2.9306

Location: Church Road, Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset BS22 9EL

Locality: Weston-Super-Mare
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS22 9EL

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Listing Text

5121 Worle
Church of Saint Martin
ST 3562 NW 6/70
Norman origins but mostly Perpendicular. Rubble. Freestone dressings. Tiled roof.
Four bay nave and North aisle. West tower. Chancel with C19 north chapel. South
porch. Tower: 3 stages with angle buttresses. West doorway with fine carving -
fleurons, head stops to hood mould. Pierced parapet with quatre foils in lozenges.
Higher stair turret to south-east. Small, ribbed, stout spire. North aisle, with
same parapet as spire, and rood stair tower surmounted by spirelet on arcaded drum.
C19 2 bay extension of north aisle in North chapel. Interior: 4 bay nave, 2 bay
chancel, lofty chancel arch; Norman octagonal font. Finely carved Perpendicular
pulpit. South stalls with misericords, 2 with initials of Richard Sprynge (Prior of
Woodspring and Vicar of Worle, 1499-1516). In the graveyard, 5 yds from south door,
18 ins high stump dated 1664.

Listing NGR: ST3530562895

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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