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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 MATTHEW

List entry Number: 1039661

Location

CHURCH OF ST MATTHEW, KETTERING ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireNorthamptonDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1968

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 232138

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Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

In the entry for;

SP 76 SE NORTHAMPTON KETTERING ROAD

(south side) 14/135 Church of St Matthew 9.12.68 B

the grade shall be amended to read; II* (star)

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KETTERING ROAD 1. 5327 (South Side) Church of St Matthew SP 76 SE 14/135 9.12.68.

B

2. 1891-4 by Matthew Holding, in roughly C13 style, of squared rubble and ashlar, Welsh slated roof. Large tall building with transepts, apsed chancel and north west tower with spire. Vaulted chancel; timber roof to nave, trusses on stone arches with lightly pierced spandrels. Some good stained glass, approximately same date as building. North transept stone sculpture, Madonna and Child, 1944 by Henry Moore. South transept painting, Crucifixion, 1946 by Graham Sutherland.

Listing NGR: SP7673362137

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National Grid Reference: SP 76733 62137

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