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© Mr Michael Perry

IoE Number: 266011
Location: ST MICHAELS CHAPEL, TOR HILL
  GLASTONBURY, MENDIP, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Michael Perry
Date Photographed: 25 January 2007
Date listed: 21 June 1950
Date of last amendment: 15 March 1974
Grade I

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TOR HILL1133St Michael'sChurch Tower(formerly listed asSt Michael's Chapel)

TOR HILL 1133 St Michael's Church Tower (formerly listed as St Michael's Chapel) ST 5138 8/7 21.6.50. I Only the tower, without the upper storey, remains from the medieval church. Said to date from late C13 with Perpendicular additions. Restored 1804. 3 storeys. Corner buttresses. Stringcourses. Perpendicular bell-openings and battlements. Sculptured tablet of eagle below parapet. 7 canopied niches in west face. Y-tracery to lower storey. Carved reliefs over deeply moulded west door. A dominant feature of the Somerset landscape. Scheduled Ancient Monument. In the care of the National Trust.

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