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Latitude: 51.2749 / 51°16'29"N
Longitude: -2.7794 / 2°46'45"W
OS Eastings: 345730
OS Northings: 153150
OS Grid: ST457531
Mapcode National: GBR JG.ZZJF
Mapcode Global: VH7D1.S60Z
Entry Name: Former Chapel Dedicated to St Columbanus, Now Ruin, in the Grounds of Kings of Wessex School at Ngr St 4573 5315
Listing Date: 29 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1173737
English Heritage Legacy ID: 268795
Location: Cheddar, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS27
Civil Parish: Cheddar
Built-Up Area: Cheddar
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST45SE CHEDDAR CP STATION ROAD (South side)
6/141 Former chapel dedicated to St
Columbanus, now ruin, in the
grounds of Kings of Wessex
School at NGR ST 4573 5315
Former chapel, now ruin. Early C14. Random rubble, oblong on plan, diagonal corner buttresses, that north-east missing;
Featureless north and south walls lowered to approximately one metre of the ground, end walls remain except the upper
portions of the gables; roof completely missing. Western elevation has door opening in a chamfered stone surround with
a pointed arch head; above a blocked window, deep splays and segmental pointed rere-arch to the inside of this wall.
East wall with a blocked window, single trefoiled head of the tracery remaining, deep splays, cusped rere-arch. Remains
of a pent-roofed single storey outshut to east end, roof missing; massive buttress to centre of east wall. Adjacent to
former Saxon royal palace.
Listing NGR: ST4573053150
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