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Charnel House in the Churchyard of the Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Mere, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0893 / 51°5'21"N

Longitude: -2.2704 / 2°16'13"W

OS Eastings: 381158

OS Northings: 132253

OS Grid: ST811322

Mapcode National: GBR 0V3.NSF

Mapcode Global: FRA 6647.MBJ

Entry Name: Charnel House in the Churchyard of the Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 6 January 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200069

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320169

Location: Mere, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Mere

Built-Up Area: Mere

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Mere St Michael the Archangel

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(south side)
Charnel House in the
6.1.66 churchyard of the
Church of St Michael


Churchyard building, possibly former charnel house, now store. Late mediaeval
front, much reconstructed behind. Squared limestone rubble in courses, plain
tile roof to tight-clipped verge; red brick dressing and quoins on north side.
To churchyard a flat segmental chamfered opening with C19 plank door; to the
right a worn cusped single light with terracotta beneath a section of straight
hollow mould as drip, and in the gable a plain rectangular opening to chamfered
surround. Left wall has a late opening with plank fill right wall plain. Roof
structure rebuilt in C19 or C20. To the right a rubble wall continues at eaves
height to a returned garden wall.

Listing NGR: ST8115632253

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