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Parish Church of St Andrew

A Grade I Listed Building in Clevedon, North Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4332 / 51°25'59"N

Longitude: -2.8735 / 2°52'24"W

OS Eastings: 339373

OS Northings: 170828

OS Grid: ST393708

Mapcode National: GBR JB.NZX2

Mapcode Global: VH7C7.47RN

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 5 April 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33114

Location: Clevedon, North Somerset, BS21

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Clevedon

Built-Up Area: Clevedon

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


749/3/7 OLD CHURCH ROAD
15-APR-52 (North side)
PARISH CHURCH OF ST ANDREW

I

Revision Number: 2

OLD CHURCH ROAD
5121
(North Side)
Parish Church of
St Andrew
ST 47 SW 3/7 5.4.52.
A
2.
At the west end of the town, set on a hillside above the road. Cruciform medieval
church with central tower retaining a C12 corbel-table and paired openings.
C17 top to tower. C12 corbel-table to chancel. Inside, the crossing arches
to north and east are also C12. Peculiar late Romanesque chevron detail to chancel
arch. Shafts with carved capitals to jambs, hoodmould to arch. Other crossing
arches later. Early C14 south nave arcade. Perpendicular clerestory. Most of
interior (especially the roofs) was extensively restored in C19. Late medieval
incised slab in chancel. Arthur Hallam the subject of Tennyson's 'In Memoriam'
is buried in the south transept.


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Listing NGR: ST3937270827

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