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Parish Church of St Andrew

A Grade I Listed Building in Alfriston, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8066 / 50°48'23"N

Longitude: 0.1581 / 0°9'29"E

OS Eastings: 552151

OS Northings: 103001

OS Grid: TQ521030

Mapcode National: GBR LSC.BRX

Mapcode Global: FRA C66Y.Z9M

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Andrew

Location: Alfriston, Wealden, East Sussex, BN26

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Parish: Alfriston

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Listing Date: 30 August 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 294938

Source ID: 1043353

Listing Text


ALFRISTON THE TYE
1.
5208
The Parish Church of
St Andrew
TQ 5203 39/90 30.8.66
TQ 5202 39/90

I


2.
Faced with coursed knapped flint. Tiled roof. Cruciform building with
central tower surmounted by a broached shingled spire, sometimes called
the Cathedral of the Downs. 1360 circa, the spire restored in 1905. Semi-
octagonal piers to the crossing. Windows decorated and perpendicular and
Jesse window of south transept by Kempe. Tower, Easter Sepulchre Piscina
and Sedilia.


Listing NGR: TQ5215103000

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