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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 LAWRENCE

List entry Number: 1332313

Location

CHURCH OF ST LAWRENCE, LONDON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Milton KeynesUnitary AuthorityBroughton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 17-Nov-1966

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 45814

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History

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Details

SP 84 SW BROUGHTON LONDON ROAD

2/27 Church of St. Lawrence

17.11.66 I

Parish Church. C14 and 15 restored C19. Stone, lead roofs with plain parapets. Embattled W. tower of 3 stages with diagonal buttresses. Unaisled nave, S. porch; 3 windows, that to W. of porch C14 with reticulated tracery, 2 on the E. Perp. style. S. doorway has old door with original iron work. Chancel rebuilt C19. Roodloft staircase to N. of chancel arch. Interior: pulpit late C17 or early C18. Monuments under the altar a series of black marble stones to the Chester family; on the S. wall are some fragments of brasses to the de Broughton family C14-15, and on the N. wall a C17 monument to Thomas Duncombe, a panel surrounded by an eared architrave and broken segmental pediment. Wall Paintings in the nave, c1400, a remarkable series, restored by Prof. Tristram 1930's. On the S. wall,large St. George and Dragon, N. wall has a Doom and a Pieta designedas a sermon against swearing. Stained glass. Chancel E. and S. windows 1894 by Kempe. A nave S. window 1864 by A. Gibbs. (Graded I for wall paintings).

Listing NGR: SP8937740108

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National Grid Reference: SP 89382 40109

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