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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: 1308146

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH END

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireEast HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityAlbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 160073

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TL 42 SW ALBURY CHURCH END (north side) 13/5 Church of St Mary 22.2.67

- II*

Parish church. Earliest features are C13, and the chancel has the original lan- cet windows in the north and south walls. Mid-C14 nave and north and south aisles with four bay arcades and with clerestory over the south arcade. West tower of c.1450, of three stages with embattled parapet and small leaded needle spire. C15 south porch much restored, and there are considerable later restora- tions and additions. Among the fittings of special interest is the C14 altar tomb, with effigies of a knight and his lady, with good detail of armour and costume. Other fittings include some brasses, especially a miniature late C15 knight and lady, C15 chancel screen, C17-C18 pulpit with inlaid wood shields with arms of Leventhorp and others.

Listing NGR: TL4355924734

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National Grid Reference: TL 43559 24734

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