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Parish Church of St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Freshford, Bath and North East Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3401 / 51°20'24"N

Longitude: -2.3033 / 2°18'11"W

OS Eastings: 378971

OS Northings: 160159

OS Grid: ST789601

Mapcode National: GBR 0QZ.SLW

Mapcode Global: VH96V.1L60

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 1 February 1956

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115302

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32279

Location: Freshford, Bath and North East Somerset, BA2

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Freshford

Built-Up Area: Limpley Stoke

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 7860-7960 FRESHFORD C.P. CHURCH HILL
(North-east side)
10/1
Parish Church of St. Peter
1.2.56
II*

Parish Church of St. Peter. C15th, C17th, C18th and restored c.1858-59,
probably by C.E. Davis of Bath. West tower C15th; Nave; North aisle (1736);
South porch; North chancel Chapel, c.1800; Chancel 1859. Ashlar; coursed,
squared rubble chancel; Cotswold stone slate roofs. West tower; Perpendicular;
3 stages, diagonal buttresses with stepped set-offs; embattled parapet with
pinnacles; single-light bell chamber openings. Embattled parapet to nave and
aisle; C19th Y-tracery windows in Nave; tall mullioned 2-light windows with
ogee tops to north side. Gabled south porch. Interior: quatrefoil piers to
arcade with depressed segmental arches; double squint with age heads; number of
C18th and C19th wall tablets, especially over south door and in north aisle
(Elizabeth Still, 1748; Honor Cooper, 1753; and Henry Fisher, 1760); C14th/C15th
octagonal font.


Listing NGR: ST7897160159

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