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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 THE HOLY CROSS

List entry Number: 1067696

Location

CHURCH OF THE HOLY CROSS, CHURCH WALK

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireDaventryDistrict AuthorityDaventry

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 04-Dec-1953

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Sep-1977

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359925

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909/1/48 CHURCH WALK 04-DEC-53 (East side) CHURCH OF THE HOLY CROSS (Formerly listed as: MARKET PLACE CHURCH OF THE HOLY CROSS)

I

1752-8 by David Hiorne. Good classical design with pedimented west end. West tower and spire in form of obelisk. Rusticated ground floor. Ashlar. Nave with galleried aisles, has 7 round arched windows. Modillioned cornice, balustraded parapet. Interior of nave has Doric columns on pedestals, entablatures carrying arches and ribbed vault. Venetian east window. Heraldic glass in 2 upper west windows. Monuments: C18 and C19 grey and white marble wall monuments in chancel, finely carved gallery monument of 1707, 1800 gallery monument by Cox, and 1741 by B Palmer. Pedimented west porch, with Doric order, rebuilt 1951.



Listing NGR: SP5750662571

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National Grid Reference: SP 57506 62571

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