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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: 1335624

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY

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

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaCarlisleDistrict AuthorityBeaumont

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-May-1957

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 78189

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History

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Details

NY 35 NW BEAUMONT Beaumont

5/4 Church of St Mary 1/5/57 II*

Church. Late C12 with restorations of 1784, 1872 and 1888. Squared and coursed red and calciferous sandstone (from the nearby Roman Wall) on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and cross finial. Nave/chancel of 5 bays with west open bellcote, south porch and north vestry. Timbered C19 porch; entrance with reused Norman arch of 2 orders, engaged columns with waterleaf capitals. Pointed lancet windows of 1888, small original trefoil-head window is suggested lepers' squint. C12 3-light east window; 2-light west window is C19. Interior has C15 king-post open timber roof. Piscina dated MDCCCLXXII and possible aumbry recess. East end has late C12 arcade continued on north wall but stops short of south wall; C19 stained glass. West wall: 2 medieval grave slabs. Late C19 furnishings and fittings. Built on the site of a turret on the Roman Wall.

Listing NGR: NY3481159298

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National Grid Reference: NY 34811 59298

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