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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 THE VIRGIN

List entry Number: 1113735

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN

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

County District District Type Parish
Central BedfordshireUnitary AuthorityClophill

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 23-Jan-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 10-Jan-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 37586

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History

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Details

TL U919 3886 CLOPHILL 9/32

23.1.61 Church of St Mary the Virgin (formerly listed as Old Parish Church) - II* Former parish church, now redundant and a ruin. C14 and C15. Coursed ironstone rubble with ashlar dressings. Remains consist of walls of nave and W tower. Nave : N and S elevations each have large 4-centred arched window, all tracery removed. S elevation has semi-octagonal embattled stair turret to E and 4-centred arched doorway to W. E elevation, rebuilt when chancel demolished mid C19 and reworked C20, has narrow 4-centred arch. Tower : 3 stages, retaining parts of embattled parapet, and semi-octagonal stair turret to SE. 4-centred trefoiled 3-light W window to lower stage. Top stage has trefoiled 2-light pointed-arched windows, one to each side. Niche to S elevation lower stage. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: TL0918938852

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National Grid Reference: TL 09189 38852

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