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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 JAMES

List entry Number: 1158130

Location

PARISH CHURCH OF ST JAMES, CHURCH END

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

County District District Type Parish
BedfordUnitary AuthorityBiddenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 13-Jul-1964

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 36794

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History

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Details

BIDDENHAM CHURCH END TL 0149 32/2 Parish Church of St James 13.7.64 - I

Chancel and aisleless nave of Norman origins rebuilt in C14 with C15 century porch added; early C16 north aisle; C13 west tower. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings and clay tile roofs. Chancel has C15 piscina and Norman chancel arch; two squints. Two bay north aisle arcade with four-centred arches;six bay Renaissance screen at east end of aisle. One bay south aisle with piscina east of two storey porch, both with embattled parapets. Tower has embattled parapet with gargoyles on C15 belfry stage. Octagonal C15 font; early C17 Boteler wall monuments in chancel. Small brasses in north aisle.

Listing NGR: TL0140949938

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National Grid Reference: TL 01409 49938

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