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Church Of All Saints

Hob Uid: 36993
Location :
Somerset
Somerset West and Taunton
Wootton Courtenay
Grid Ref : SS9383143437
Summary : Parish church. 13th century tower, east wall and window, mid 15th century nave reroofed, north aisle added, circa 1525-40 nave refenestrated, east window north aisle added, circa 1853 and 1866 church reseated, north aisle refenestrated, chancel largely rebuilt, east window restored, south porch rebuilt, upper stage of tower added, gallery removed, 1900 vestry and organ chamber added, 1921 screen inserted and some mid Cl9 work removed, late 20th century church restored. ed sandstone random rubble, Ham stone dressings, plinth, slate roofs, coped verges. Three bay nave, 3 bay north aisle, west ower, south porch, chancel, north east vestry and organ chamber.
More information : [SS 9383 4343] All Saints' Church [NAT]. (1)

The earliest work in All Saints' Church is of the 13th century which
includes part of the E. wall and E. window and the greater part of thetower. The nave was re-roofed c. mid-15th century and the aisle
added. In the 16th century the south side of the nave seems to have
been almost rebuilt. Drastic alterations and rebuildings took place
between 1860-70. (2)

In normal use. (3)

Parish Church of All Saints, Grade I, Wootton Courtenay Village. 13thcentury tower, east wall and window, mid 15th century nave reroofed, north aisle added, circa 1525-40 nave refenestrated, east window north aisle added, circa 1853 and 1866 church reseated, north aisle refenestrated, chancel largely rebuilt, east window restored, south porch rebuilt, upper stage of tower added, gallery removed, 1900 vestry and organ chamber added, 1921 screen inserted and some mid 19thcentury work removed, late 20th century church restored.
Headstone, Grade II, Wooton Courtenay Village. Unidentifed headstone
in churchyard of All Saints, about 9 metres south-east of porch.
Early 17th century, square headed, weatherworn and partly sunk in
ground. (4)

Additional bibliography. (5-7)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1938
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Source Number : 2
Source : Somerset archaeology and natural history : the proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society
Source details : FC Ecles
Page(s) : LXXV,LXXVII
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Vol(s) : 77, 1931
Source Number : 3
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 GHP 15-JUN-65
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Source Number : 4
Source : List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest
Source details : DOE (HHR) West Somerset District (Carhampton et al) Somerset 5th June 1985 66-7.
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : Orignated in C13
Monument End Date : 1299
Monument Start Date : 1200
Monument Type : Parish Church
Evidence : Extant Building
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : Altered in mid C15
Monument End Date : 1466
Monument Start Date : 1433
Monument Type : Parish Church
Evidence : Extant Building
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Restored 1853-1866
Monument End Date : 1866
Monument Start Date : 1853
Monument Type : Parish Church
Evidence : Extant Building
Monument Period Name : 20th Century
Display Date : Restored late C20
Monument End Date : 1998
Monument Start Date : 1967
Monument Type : Parish Church
Evidence : Extant Building

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Somerset)
External Cross Reference Number : 34338
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Listed Building List Entry Legacy Uid
External Cross Reference Number : 265403
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Unified Designation System UID
External Cross Reference Number : 1345750
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SS 94 SW 13
External Cross Reference Notes :

Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON SS 94 SW 13
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1965-06-15
End Date : 1965-06-15