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© Mr Michael Perry

IoE Number: 269370
Location: CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL,
  NORTH PETHERTON, SEDGEMOOR, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Michael Perry
Date Photographed: 04 March 2004
Date listed: 29 March 1963
Date of last amendment: 29 March 1963
Grade II

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ST32NWNORTH PETHERTON CPST33SWST. MICHAEL CHURCH8/108Church of St. Michael

ST32NW NORTH PETHERTON CP ST33SW ST. MICHAEL CHURCH 8/108 Church of St. Michael 10/108 29.3.63 II Anglican church. Norman establishment; C15; some C18 work; restored and extended 1868 for Slade family of Maunsel House (qv). Random rubble, freestone dressings, buttresses, tile and slate roofs, crested ridges. Nave with continuous chancel, narrow North and South aisles, squat North tower porch at West end of aisle. Perpendicular; C19 work in Early English style. Tower with pyramidal roof, slit windows under eaves; North doorway, paired panelled doors. Perpendicular 3-light East and West windows, the former square-headed, the latter pointed headed; remainder of openings lancets. Plastered interior on tile floors; no chancel arch, continuous plastered wagon roof to nave and chancel; North and South aisles with 2 by arcades. Octagonal C15 font. Many memorials to Slade family, particularly 3 of early C19 to North aisle. Fittings including, pews, altar table, lectern, reredos and organ, post the restoration. Mid C19 stained glass to East window and South aisle. C17 monument and C19 charity plaque under tower. Bell dated 1670. (VCH forthcoming).

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