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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 GILES

List entry Number: 1145814

Location

CHURCH OF ST GILES, HEIGHTINGTON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
WorcestershireWyre ForestDistrict AuthorityRock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 25-Feb-1958

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 156968

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SO 77 SE ROCK CP HEIGHTINGTON ROAD (north side) Heightington

5/318 Church of St Giles

25.2.58

- II*

Chapel. C13 with C14 alterations, restored C17 and late C19. Random rubble with brick dressings. Nave and chancel in one. South wall: three windows: two 2-ogeed light windows with square heads flanking a lancet, south porch to left of C19, brick with C17 boarded door; wooden bell- turret of C19 to west end; east window: a restored lancet; in north wall: a C13 lancet to left, two C17 square-headed windows with 2-light casements to right. Interior: west gallery probably C17 with turned balusters and moulded hand rail to balustrade, a newel staircase and some fixed benches made of C17 panellfng. Roof of three bays with C17 king-post trusses. A modest church graded II* for its surviving medieval fabric. (VCH 4, p 326; BoE p 195).

Listing NGR: SO7675871162

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Doubleday, AH and Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Worcester - Date: 1924 - Volume: 4 - Page References: 195
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Worcestershire - Date: 1968 - Page References: 195

National Grid Reference: SO 76758 71162

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