Visiting for the first time since the site upgrade? Read what's new!
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 52.3869 / 52°23'12"N
Longitude: -2.7625 / 2°45'45"W
OS Eastings: 348199
OS Northings: 276810
OS Grid: SO481768
Mapcode National: GBR BJ.QLLG
Mapcode Global: VH843.28DK
Entry Name: Church of St Mary the Virgin
Location: Bromfield, Shropshire, SY8
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Listing Date: 12 November 1954
Source: Historic England
English Heritage Legacy ID: 389637
Source ID: 1291888
SO47NE Church of St Mary the Virgin
Benedictine Priory church, now Parish Church. c1155, with C13
and C16 additions. Restored 1890, by C Hodgson-Fowler?. Rubble
and ashlar sandstone; plain tile roof. North-west tower, nave,
north aisle and chancel. Blocked Norman chancel arch forms
east end, with large round arch to north; tower forming porch,
to northwest, probably late C13. South transept replaced by
C16 house built by Charles Foxe after the Dissolution, but
destroyed by fire late C17: now fragmentary with mullion and
transom windows. INTERIOR: painted plaster ceiling c1672 by
Thomas Francis, with Angels with scrolls, the Symbol of the
Trinity, and clouds; c1700 communion rail with heavy twisted
balusters; glass by Kempe in west window and north aisle, with
C16 Flemish roundels in Vestry.
(Cranage, D.H.S.,: An Architectural Account of the Churches of
Shropshire: PP. 70-76).
Listing NGR: SO4820076808
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings