Blagdon: St Andrew

Blagdon: St Andrew
Record Type:
Church code:
Bath & Wells
Saints North Mendip

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade II* Listed Building
View more information about this Listed Building on the National Heritage List for England web site
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is in the following Conservation Area: Blagdon

Heritage At Risk Status

On Heritage At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Heritage at Risk Register

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:

Exterior Image

Exterior image of 601287  St Andrew, Blagdon
Exterior image of 601287 St Andrew, Blagdon
Photograph of the exterior of St Andrew, Blagdon.
Year / Date:
2016, January 16
Neil Owen
Neil Owen

Summary Description

St. Andrew’s church is grade II* listed, constructed of coursed rubble stone, consisting of chancel with chapels either side, nave, north and south aisles, tower and south porch. The fifteenth century tower is the oldest part of the church and is one of the tallest in Somerset. It is an important feature in the landscape surrounding Blagdon Lake.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
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Church Website

Church Website:

Sources and Further Information

Antiquarian Horological Society (2015) AHS Turret Clock database Unique Number ID: 1636 [Digital Archive/Data]
Basil Fulford Lowther Clarke (1923) Canon Basil Clarke Collection (1) Notebook Volume 26 Pages 29-30 1973 [Archive/Document]
Brief description of exterior and interior architectural features including alterations and interior fixtures and fittings.
Neil Owen (2016, January 16) Exterior image of 601287 St Andrew, Blagdon [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Exterior image of 601287  St Andrew, Blagdon
CWGC (2016) Commonwealth War Graves Commission CWGC Unique File Reference Number: 12135 [Bibliography/Data]
Number of War Graves: 1
Church of England (2021) A Church Near You [Digital Archive/Index]
View information on worship and access at this church
ICBS (1817-1989) Incorporated Church Building Society Archive [Archive/Graphic material]

Ground plan

ICBS File Number - 00293

Coverage - 1821

Created by Unknown

Church Buildings Council (2019) Church Bells 9 Bells [Archive/Index]
9 Bells