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©  Michael Bass

IoE Number: 33251
Location: OLD CHURCH OF SAINT NICHOLAS, UPHILL WAY
  WESTON SUPER MARE, NORTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Michael Bass
Date Photographed: 25 September 2001
Date listed: 19 May 1983
Date of last amendment: 19 May 1983
Grade II*

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UPHILL WAY5121Old Church ofSaint NicholasST 3058-3158 12/68

UPHILL WAY 1. 5121 Old Church of Saint Nicholas ST 3058-3158 12/68 II* 2. Norman church remodelled in later Middle Ages; consists of nave, chancel, and central tower. Limestone rubble, stone slab roof over chancel. Nave (unroofed): 2 Norman doorways with carving in tympani: ("Circle intersected by 4 lobed motif drawn in one line" - Pevsner). Porch rebuilt 1904. Central tower: 3 stages, clasping buttresses, Norman window on S side, parapet of pierced quatrefoils in lozenges, is mostly modern replacement of Perpendicular work. Stair turret with spirelet to NE. Chancel: 2 Norman windows on N side and blocked 2 centre arched doorway on S side. Interior: 2 Perpendicular tower arches. High landscape value, overlooking village and Axe estuary.

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