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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 ALL SAINTS

List entry Number: 1360657

Location

CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, CHURCH LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireHarboroughDistrict AuthorityEast Norton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 29-Dec-1966

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 190780

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SK70 SE EAST NORTON CHURCH LANE (West Side)

2/5 Church of All Saints

29.12.66

GV II*

Parish Church. Largely C13 to C14 but extensively restored in C19. Coursed ironstone rubble, with Welsh slate roofs. West tower, nave and chancel. Tower is of 3 stages, with plate traceried paired lights in west wall and to bell chamber, and squat spire with lucarnes recessed behind embattled parapet. Western end of nave is of poorly coursed rubble with one lancet window. Victorian gabled porch with round arched doorway. Inner door is a curious, possibly C16 or C17,feature: a shouldered opening is recessed behind an outer arch, also shouldered, but the detail elaborated to a double curved head. Carved face above. Eastern bays of nave rebuilt in C19, squared rubble with 2-light square headed windows with drop ended hoodmoulds. Eastern buttress and coped gable. Chancel is again of poorly coursed rubble with plinth and angle quoins. Possible blocked south window and Victorian east window, 3-lights of reticulated tracery. Victorian north vestry.

Inside, little medieval detail survives. Roll moulded west tower arch. Victorian scissor braced nave roof. Simple chancel arch, double chamfered on chamfered responds. In the chancel the reredos is of 1928, and there is some C20 stained glass in the east window. Font is C15, octagonal on 4 shafts, each face a traceried panel. C19 Charity board in nave.

Listing NGR: SK7829000452

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National Grid Reference: SK 78290 00452

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