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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 PETER

List entry Number: 1075013

Location

CHURCH OF ST PETER, MAIN STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireMeltonDistrict AuthorityRedmile

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Jan-1968

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 190249

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History

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Details

SK 7935 REDMILE MAIN STREET (North side)

47/314 Church of St Peter 1.1.68

GV II*

Parish church. Nave and south aisle c. 1300, C14 west tower and chancel. Some remodelling C15. Ironstone with limestone dressings. Lead roofs to nave and aisle, slate to chancel and north transept. 3 stage tower with blocked round-arched west doorway below 3-light C19 Perpendicular window. Slit lights to ringing chamber and 2-light belfry windows. Diagonal buttresses rise to crenellated parapet, above which is octagonal crocketed spire. One tier gabled lucarnes with 2-light tracery. Gabled south porch and 2-light south aisle windows. Large brick buttresses to north side of nave. No nave windows below clerestory on this side. 3 C15 2-light clerestory windows beneath triangular heads. 2 2-light south chancel windows of trefoil pattern, doubtless C19. 3-light chancel east window and 2-light chancel north window. West of this a gabled C19 brick vestry. Interior. 4 bay arcade on alternately circular and octagonal piers. Double chamfered arches. Tall tower arch with circular responds with polygonal bases and capitals. 5 bay C15 nave roof of canted tie beams with arched braces dropping to wall posts on corbels. Ridge piece and one pair butt purlins. Ties remain to aisle roof, otherwise this roof of 1980s. C15 octagonal font with petal and tracery patterns to stem and bowl. Cl9 chancel roof of ties, collars, 2 tiers butt purlins and curved windbracing. 5 late C15 benches remain in chancel with poppyheads.

Listing NGR: SK7971335528

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National Grid Reference: SK 79713 35528

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