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Church of St Matthew

A Grade II Listed Building in Mere, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0758 / 51°4'32"N

Longitude: -2.2541 / 2°15'14"W

OS Eastings: 382296

OS Northings: 130748

OS Grid: ST822307

Mapcode National: GBR 1WN.DY1

Mapcode Global: FRA 6658.MPV

Entry Name: Church of St Matthew

Listing Date: 5 February 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300811

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320204

Location: Mere, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: 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


ST 83 SW MERE SHAFTESBURY ROAD
(east side)

2/75 Church of St Matthew

5.2.81

GV II

Anglican parish church. By C E Ponting, 1882. Rock-faced coursed limestone
with yellow ashlar dressings, plain-tiled roof. Nave, chancel, bell-cote,
north porch, south vestry. Nave south side has four 2-light segmental-headed
flush set chamfer surround windows; vestry with shouldered arch to door; stone
stack with offset and broached to round capping. At junction nave and chancel a
timber-framed bell-cote with gablets to east and west and tile-clad base. Iron
decorative cross to east gable. To chancel 3 flush lancets and paired lancet to
north side; plinth course to apse only. North side of nave as south, but also
timber-framed porch with glazed sides. Single offset buttress left of nave.
Original iron hopper-heads and down pipes. A modest building with tight budget.


Listing NGR: ST8229630748

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