List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF ST MARY

List entry Number: 1038524

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, CASTLE STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
StaffordshireEast StaffordshireDistrict AuthorityTutbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 12-Mar-1964

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 273480

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5369 TUTBURY CHURCH STREET SK 2028 4/1 -------------- Church of St Mary 12.3.64 I

2. Parish Church. C13 fabric and the most important in the county, with chancel and apsidal sanctuary replaced in 1866 by G E Street. South tower probably added C16. North aisle an addition of 1820-2 by Joseph B H Bennett. Stone with slate roof. Notable west front of circa 1160-70 which has a fine doorway of 7 orders, the outermost order being of alabaster, the earliest known use of the material in England. The south aisle retains a Norman doorway having much-weathered tympanum carving depicting a boar hunt. The interior contains little of interest.

Listing NGR: SK2111729102

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National Grid Reference: SK 21118 29107

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