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Parish Church of All Saints

A Grade I Listed Building in Odell, Bedford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2118 / 52°12'42"N

Longitude: -0.5865 / 0°35'11"W

OS Eastings: 496678

OS Northings: 258008

OS Grid: SP966580

Mapcode National: GBR DZQ.8K2

Mapcode Global: VHFPS.SNBS

Entry Name: Parish Church of All Saints

Location: Odell, Bedford, MK43

County: Bedford

Parish: Odell

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Listing Date: 13 July 1964

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37069

Source ID: 1310757

Listing Text

ODELL HIGH STREET
SP 9658 (North Side)

19/299 Parish Church of All
Saints
13.7.64
- I

C15 church in coursed limestone rubble, on prominent site opposite Odell
Castle. Chancel, double-aisled nave, west tower. Two bay chancel with
sedilia and piscina, also priest's door; C15 screen. Four bay nave with
clerestory over having four 2-light windows on each side, and low-pitched roof
with carved corbels. North aisle has three 3-light side windows and one at
each end. South aisle windows are similar but taller: trefoiled ogee-headed
piscina at south-east end. Porch has tierceron star vault. Monumentally
proportioned tower of four stages with clasping buttresses, paired transomed
two-light belfry openings, a tracery frieze and pinnacles. Octagonal C15
font, C17 gallery and screens under tower arch, C17 pews, C15 rood screen, C15
stained glass fragments, C17 and C18 Alston monuments.


Listing NGR: SP9667858008

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