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Seavington St Michael

Tree ID: 2590

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 470cm

Girth height: at 120cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 17-Aug-07

Source of earliest mention: No data


August 2007 – Tim Hills: A solid looking, fine healthy tree with thick branches from 8’/10′ and upwards. Girth of 15′ 0” (457cm) at 2′ recorded.
June 2014 – Peter Norton: One straight fluted female yew grows just east of the north facing porch. Girths of 15′ 8” (478cm) at 1′, 15′ 3” (465cm) at 2′ and 15′ 2” (462cm) at 3′.
2016 – Tim Hills: Girths of 15′ 4½” (469cm) at 2′ and 15′ 5” (470cm) at 4′.
June 2021 – Brynley Andrews: Girth 480cm (15′ 9”) at 1m. There was yellowing and die back on the south side and healthy on north side crown. The tree stands on raised ground and is particularly imposing when viewed from the nearest road and main access way.

Yew trees at Seavington St Michael:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2590 Seavington St Michael Ancient 4m-5m 470cm at 120cm - view more info