ok We use cookies on our website to allow you the best possible service. More information can be found here.
Your location:

Church of St. Mary Magdelene

Download as PDF Purchase Images

Identification

Church of St. Mary Magdelene
268707

Map

Structure in General

church
existing [completed]

Usages

church

Facts

  • A church has existed on this site since 1308.
  • St. Mary Magdalene is the highest church in Somerset.
  • The church is built from red Quantick stone with Ham dressings.
  • Due to decay, the church's tower was rebuilt from 1858-62.
  • The church can accommodate a congregation of around 800.
  • The interior's nave and chancel feature a Tudor ceiling adorned with over 100 angels which were gilded in 1968.
  • Cited in Simon Jenkins' 'England's Thousand Best Churches'.

Do you need more information about this building and its related companies?

More Information

Location

Church Square
TA1
Taunton
England
United Kingdom

Technical Data

162.99 ft
162.99 ft
1514
Found a mistake?
Related Buildings