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IoE Number: 416636
Location: CHAPEL WITH COVERED APPROACH TO MENDIP HOSPITAL,
  MILTON CLEVEDON, MENDIP, SOMERSET
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Date Photographed: N/A
Date listed: 19 December 1990
Date of last amendment: 19 December 1990
Grade II

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ST 54 NE ST CUTHBERT OUT CP 11/95 Chapel with covered approach to Mendip Hospital GV II Chapel attached by a covered walkway to rear of County Lunatic Asylum. which is now a hospital (qv). 1845-7. By G G Scott and W B Moffatt. works supervised by Richard Carver. for County Magistrates. Coursed and squared rubble, freestone dressings. coped verges. slate roofs with circular domes iron vents. 2-stage buttresses with offsets. Crossing tower with spire. transepts. nave. chancel, lean-to vestry; in C13 style. Two-light windows with simple tracery and lancets, some grouped; base of tower square on plan. top stage octagonal, broaches. 2-light bell-chamber window to each face. above corbels supporting a continuous octagonal stone spire with a finial. Elevated approach from hospital in conforming neo-medieval style. 3-light stone mullioned windows; set on bridge spanning road which runs along rear of hospital. Interior of interest. An important example of Scott's early industrial work; contract won in open competition; built by Kirk of Sleaford. (Builder, 1845; architects drawing in RIBA).

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