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©  Mike Bedingfield LRPS

IoE Number: 268795
Location: FORMER CHAPEL DEDICATED TO ST COLUMBANUS, NOW RUIN, IN THE GROUNDS OF KINGS OF WESSEX SCHOOL AT NGR ST 4573 5315, STATION ROAD (south side)
  CHEDDAR, SEDGEMOOR, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mike Bedingfield LRPS
Date Photographed: 03 October 2002
Date listed: 29 January 1985
Date of last amendment: 29 January 1985
Grade II

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ST45SECHEDDAR CPSTATION ROAD (South side)6/141Former chapel dedicated to StColumbanus, now ruin, in thegrounds of Kings of Wessex

ST45SE CHEDDAR CP STATION ROAD (South side) 6/141 Former chapel dedicated to St Columbanus, now ruin, in the grounds of Kings of Wessex School at NGR ST 4573 5315 - - II Former chapel, now ruin. Early C14. Random rubble, oblong on plan, diagonal corner buttresses, that north-east missing; Featureless north and south walls lowered to approximately one metre of the ground, end walls remain except the upper portions of the gables; roof completely missing. Western elevation has door opening in a chamfered stone surround with a pointed arch head; above a blocked window, deep splays and segmental pointed rere-arch to the inside of this wall. East wall with a blocked window, single trefoiled head of the tracery remaining, deep splays, cusped rere-arch. Remains of a pent-roofed single storey outshut to east end, roof missing; massive buttress to centre of east wall. Adjacent to former Saxon royal palace.

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