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Description: Church of St Barnabas
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102572
OS Grid Reference: ST7224512978
OS Grid Coordinates: 372245, 112978
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9156, -2.3962
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LYDLINCH STOCK GAYLARD
ST 71 SW
4/71 Church of St Barnabas
(formerly listed as Parish
Church at Stock Gaylard)
Former parish church. Entirely rebuilt in 1884 by W.J Fletcher. Original features
seem mostly to be C 15 and C 16. Coursed, squared rubble with ashlar dressings.
Stone slate, gable ended roof with stone copings and double bell-cot. Plan:
Chancel, South porch and North Vestry. A small church in the 'perpendicular' style.
Windows mainly of 2-lights under square heads. East window of 2 trefoiled lights with
panelled tracery under 2-centred head with a returned label; it appears to follow the
original (see engraving in Hutchins, J, vol.III opposite p 686) Vestry has trefoiled
windows. South porch has archway with chamfered 2-centred head. Barrel-vault roofs.
Stone slab altar, possibly reused table-tomb top on reset table tomb. Octagonal C15
stone font with quatrefoil panels. Some early glass. Recumbent C13 effigy in south
wall of nave set in cusped arched niche; figure of knight with legs crossed and feet
resting on lion, said to be of Sir Ingelramus de Walys. C18 and C19 wall tablets.
"RCHM, Dorset Vol III" p 138, no 3. Newman J and Pevsnez N. " The Buildings of
England Dorset" Penguin 1972 p 399. Hutchins J "The History and Antiquities of the
County of Dorset" thirded 1868. Reprint by E.P. 1973.
Listing NGR: ST7224512978
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Source: English Heritage
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