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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: 1102834

Location

PARISH CHURCH OF ST GILES, BURY LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireNorth HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityCodicote

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-May-1968

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 161953

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TL 2118 CODICOTE BURY LANE (east side)

10/6 Parish Church of St Giles 27.5.68

- II*



Parish Church. C12 origin. Some C13 fragments. C15 W tower. Restored 1853. Flint rubble with stone dressings. Plain tile pitched roofs, the nave parapeted. 3-stage battlemented W tower, top 2 stages with C15 detail includinq 2-light belfry windows. Lead spike with wrouqht iron weathervane. Deeply recessed W door and 3-light window above. Nave has restored C12 lancet in N wall and some C15 stonework to square and 4-centre arch windows. Other fenestration is C14 style. S Porch C19. Interior has large C15 W tower arch with single attached shafts S nave arcade has columns on C13 octagonal bases. Restored C15 derestorey. Jacobean hexagonal pulpit with carved panelling. S door has iron scroll work, possibly C12. (RCHM 1910; Pevsner (1977)).

Listing NGR: TL2185218730

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Hertfordshire, (1977)
Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

National Grid Reference: TL 21852 18730

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