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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 MARY

List entry Number: 1055505

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityEllesmere Urban

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 19-Mar-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 259813

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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

CHURCH STREET 1. 5358 (south side) Church of St Mary SJ 4034 8/6 19.3.51 I GV 2. Of Norman origin but largely rebuilt and restored in Perpendicular Gothic style by Sir George Gilbert Scott in 1849. The Parish Church. Stone with slate roof. Nave with aisles, chancel and transepts. Perpendicular west tower with Norman work in base. Early C14 South chancel chapel with fine Perpendicular timber roof. Late Perpendicular North chapel. Monument of circa 1300 with effigy of a knight and tomb chest with effigies of Francis Kynaston (1581) and wife.



Listing NGR: SJ4028034826

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National Grid Reference: SJ 40280 34826

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