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Church of St Edmund

A Grade II Listed Building in Mells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2418 / 51°14'30"N

Longitude: -2.4247 / 2°25'28"W

OS Eastings: 370451

OS Northings: 149269

OS Grid: ST704492

Mapcode National: GBR MY.25HH

Mapcode Global: VH89W.X1JV

Entry Name: Church of St Edmund

Listing Date: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266781

Location: Mells, Mendip, Somerset, BA3

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Mells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST74NW MELLS CP
VOBSTER

3/82 Church of St Edmund

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- II

Church. 1846 by Benjamin Ferrey. Coursed and squared Doulting rubble, tile roofs with copings and cruciform finials.
Buttressed nave and chancel of 2-bays each, south porch, north vestry; Decorated style. Openings to nave of 2-lights,
each has tracery in a slightly different style; chancel has 2-light windows and a lancet, 3-light east window with
reticulated tracery. Plain interior on tile floors. Nave under hammerbeam roof, springing from foliated corbels; inner
arches to windows have foiled heads; octagonal font with an ogee headed niche to each face, wooden cover with
medievalising iron work; stone pulpit with crocketed niches. Chancel arch of 2 orders; chancel has arch braced roof
springing from foliated shafts; reredos of 7 carved stone panels; 2 Jacobean choir readers. All stained glass in C13
style.


Listing NGR: ST7045149269

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