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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

List entry Number: 1201850

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, OXFORD STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
City of WolverhamptonMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1977

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 378514

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History

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Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO9596 OXFORD STREET, Bilston 895-1/15/23 (North side) 03/02/77 Church of St Mary

II*

Church. 1827-9. By Francis Goodwin. Ashlar with parapeted roof. Early English style. 6-bay single-vessel nave and chancel; east apse and west tower. Windows have cusped iron Y-tracery in splayed reveals between offset buttresses, but narrow west bays have blind lancets with ogee hood; top cornice and high parapet; east canted apse has tall windows and entrance with 4-centred head and paired doors; flanking blind lancets and diagonal buttresses; canted west angles have 2-light windows over entrances with 4-centred heads; west end has tower with flanking blind windows; diagonal buttresses and pointed entrance with head stops to hood below 2-light window; gabled roundel, possibly for clock face; octagonal bell stage has truncated pinnacles with flying buttresses to angles; louvred lancets, parapet and 8 crocketed pinnacles. INTERIOR has 3 galleries on iron columns. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London: 1974-: P.70).

Listing NGR: SO9548296232

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Staffordshire - Date: 1974 - Page References: 70

National Grid Reference: SO 95482 96232

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