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Gateway and Wall Surrounding Churchyard of Former Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Trudoxhill, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1609 / 51°9'39"N

Longitude: -2.3164 / 2°18'58"W

OS Eastings: 377971

OS Northings: 140229

OS Grid: ST779402

Mapcode National: GBR 0T8.36B

Mapcode Global: VH97S.S2SW

Entry Name: Gateway and Wall Surrounding Churchyard of Former Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 30 January 1981

Last Amended: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266847

Location: Trudoxhill, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Trudoxhill

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


7/160 Gateway and wall surrounding
churchyard of former Church of St
(formerly listed as Gaer Hill,
Church of St Michael
(with churchyard gate and walls))


Gateway and wall. Circa 1857 by William Butterfield for the Duke of Somerset. Wall of limestone rubble with dressed
coping varying from one metre high in the South to 8 metres high in the North, where it acts as a retaining wall for
the churchyard. Gateway at South-eastern corner consists of pointed archway in ashlar surround, buttressed, coping
terminating in elaborate finial.

Listing NGR: ST7797140229

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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