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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: PARISH CHURCH OF ST GILES

List entry Number: 1075659

Location

PARISH CHURCH OF ST GILES, CHURCH ROAD B26

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

County District District Type Parish
BirminghamMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 25-Apr-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 216938

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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 ROAD 1. 5104 Sheldon B26 Parish Church of St Giles SP 18 SE 14/1 25.4.52 II* 2. Early C14 nave with a contemporary timber roof of 4 trusses with curved braces to the tie-beams. North aisle of 1867 (when the church was restored by Slater and Carpenter) but with a mid C14 arcade without capitals to the piers. West tower and westward extension of the nave by one bay of 1461. Early C16 timber framed S porch, its principal rafters decorated with quatrefoils. Chancel of 1867. Inside, reset in the north wall of the aisle a C15 reredos, niches with crocketted gables flanked by tall pinnacles. In the niches, once the Annunciation, but the figures of the Angel and the Virgin and the vase of lilies between them now all cut away.



Listing NGR: SP1520984649

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National Grid Reference: SP 15209 84649

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