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Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Holford, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1628 / 51°9'46"N

Longitude: -3.2076 / 3°12'27"W

OS Eastings: 315656

OS Northings: 141091

OS Grid: ST156410

Mapcode National: GBR LW.756N

Mapcode Global: VH6GY.C14D

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174954

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265149

Location: Holford, West Somerset, Somerset, TA5

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Holford

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/96 Church of St. Mary



Parish church. Some C12 work said to survive at base of tower, nave refenestrated early C16, chancel and North porch
rebuilt 1842-4, nave and chancel restored 1870s, vestry added 1888. Red sandstone random rubble, sandstone dressings,
slate roofs, coped verges. 2 bay nave, West tower, North porch opening into base of tower, one bay chancel and vestry.
2 stage tower, saddleback roof, coped verges, moulded plinth, square opening in gable end, 3-light window below with
hood mould. Gabled porch, double doorsi two 3-light cinquefoil headed mullioned window with hoodmould to left, 2-light
window in chancel, 3-light East window, two 2-light windows in vestry with door on West wall, 3-light cinquefoil headed
mullioned window South wall of nave with small 2-light hollow chamfered mullioned window in South West corner.
Interior: plastered. C19 roofs, late C19 fittings including a many coloured marble font of arresting vulgarity.
(Photograph in NMR; VCH Somerset, Vol.5 forthcoming; Kelly's Directory, 1902).

Listing NGR: ST1565641091

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