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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: REMAINS OF COMPOUND PIER APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH EAST OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

List entry Number: 1055050

Location

REMAINS OF COMPOUND PIER APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH EAST OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityChirbury with Brompton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 21-Mar-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Nov-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 257371

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History

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Details

CHIRBURY C.P. CHIRBURY SO 29 NE 8/46 Remains of compound - pier approx. 20m north-east of chancel 21.3.67 of Church of St. Michael (formerly listed as Remains of monastery, in churchyard of St. Michael)

GV I

Compound pier, remains of. Late C13. Red sandstone ashlar. Surviving fragment approx. 1.2m high; octagonal core with slim triple shafts against each side, moulded base. In situ and has been suggested as the remains of a central column of the now demolished chapter house of Chirbury Priory (q.v. under Church of St. Michael). B.O.E. p.98; D.H.S. Cranage, The Churches of Shro shire, Part 7 (1905) pp.541-42.

Listing NGR: SO2615298546

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Cranage, DHS , An Architectural Account of the Churches of Shropshire, (1908), 541-42
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Shropshire, (1958), 98

National Grid Reference: SO 26152 98546

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