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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: LEIGHTON BUZZARD CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

List entry Number: 1321404

Location

LEIGHTON BUZZARD CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, CHURCH SQUARE

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

County District District Type Parish
Central BedfordshireUnitary AuthorityLeighton-Linslade

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 01-May-1975

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 35609

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History

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Details

LEIGHTON LINSLADE

720/3/1 CHURCH SQUARE 01-MAY-75 LEIGHTON BUZZARD (South side) CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

I

Important medieval parish church. C13 with C15 windows and clerestory. Tower and broach spire 193 feet high. West door has fine late C13 scroll ironwork hinges ascribed to Thomas of Leighton (similar work at Eaton Bray). Carved Cl5 choir stalls with poppy heads and misericordes. C17 altar rails, carved cedar pulpit 1683. Brasses of 1597, l636. C15 vestry with 2 upper storeys north of chancel. Monuments include 2 with effigies, Wyngate 1603 and Welles 1645. Late C19 stained glass by Kempe.



Listing NGR: SP9190024867

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National Grid Reference: SP 91900 24867

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