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Church of St Pancras

A Grade II* Listed Building in West Bagborough, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0966 / 51°5'47"N

Longitude: -3.1888 / 3°11'19"W

OS Eastings: 316848

OS Northings: 133704

OS Grid: ST168337

Mapcode National: GBR LX.C9YM

Mapcode Global: FRA 4667.3J2

Entry Name: Church of St Pancras

Listing Date: 25 February 1955

Last Amended: 4 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270488

Location: West Bagborough, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: West Bagborough

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/277 Church of St. Pancras
(formerly listed as Church of
Holy Trinity or St Pancras)



Parish church. C15, North aisle added 1839, church restored 1872, notable additions to the fittings in the 1920s.
Coursed squared red sandstone, tiled roofs with decorative ridge tiles. Three bay nave, three bays North aisle, vestry,
chancel, West tower, South porch. 3 stage embattled tower, diagonal buttresses, stair turret North-west corner, moulded
plinth, 2-light bell openings. All 2- and 3- light windows, Perpendicular mostly restored, pointed arch West door
3-light window above, gabled porch sundial dated 1643, rood loft stair turret South-east corner, buttressed North
aisle. Interior: plastered. Three bay standard Perpendicular arcade with pointed arches, C19 open wagon roof North
aisle, plaster restored and bosses gilded 1935 on nave and chancel wagon roofs, wave moulded chancel arch. C16 bench
ends, Screen and galley at West end designed by Ninian Comper, also front cover, figures on rood beam and 8 of the
stained glass windows. Communion rails 1677, bought from Brompton Ralf in 1910, as was the organ. Funeral hatchments on
North wall of nave, and painted Royal Coat of Arms in North aisle. (Briscoe, The Church of St Pancras, 1938;
photographs in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST1684833704

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