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Latitude: 51.3203 / 51°19'13"N
Longitude: -2.9827 / 2°58'57"W
OS Eastings: 331615
OS Northings: 158373
OS Grid: ST316583
Mapcode National: GBR J6.X2FK
Mapcode Global: VH7CR.820N
Entry Name: Old Church of Saint Nicholas
Listing Date: 19 May 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1129743
English Heritage Legacy ID: 33251
Location: Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset, BS23
County: North Somerset
Civil Parish: Weston-super-Mare
Built-Up Area: Weston-Super-Mare
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Old Church of
ST 3058-3158 12/68
Norman church remodelled in later Middle Ages; consists of nave, chancel, and
central tower. Limestone rubble, stone slab roof over chancel. Nave (unroofed):
2 Norman doorways with carving in tympani: ("Circle intersected by 4 lobed motif
drawn in one line" - Pevsner). Porch rebuilt 1904. Central tower: 3 stages, clasping
buttresses, Norman window on S side, parapet of pierced quatrefoils in lozenges, is
mostly modern replacement of Perpendicular work. Stair turret with spirelet to NE.
Chancel: 2 Norman windows on N side and blocked 2 centre arched doorway on S side.
Interior: 2 Perpendicular tower arches. High landscape value, overlooking village
and Axe estuary.
Listing NGR: ST3161558373
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