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Church of All Saints, Monkland and Stretford

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 149862

OS Grid Reference: SO4603357671
OS Grid Coordinates: 346033, 257671
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2146, -2.7913

Location: A44, Monkland, County of Herefordshire HR6 9DB

Locality: Monkland and Stretford
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 9DB

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Listing Text

SO 45 NE MONKLAND CP MONKLAND

5/80 Church of All Saints

11.6.59

GV II*

Parish church. C13, rebuilt by G E Street in 1866 incorporating C12, C13 and
C14 fragments. Coursed and random rubble with ashlar dressings under a tile
roof, the spire is shingled. West tower, nave with south porch and chancel
with north vestry. The tower is C13 of three stages with a corbelled cornice
and a timber broach spire. The second stage has lancets with labels, the
first stage a square-headed window in each wall. West wall of ground stage
has a trefoiled window with label. Nave rebuilt 1866. The south wall has
four windows, from west to east alternate C12 semi-circular headed windows
with tufa dressings and C14 window of two trefoiled lights with label. South
porch C14 much restored timber-framing. The outer entrance has an arch-braced
tie-beam. The sides are of five cinquefoiled lights. The reset south door of
the late C13 has a two-centred arch and moulded label, as well as moulded jambs.
The north wall of nave has two C12 windows to centre, to west a C14 trefoiled
lancet, to east of two pointed lights, both with label. Chancel rebuilt 1866.
South wall has a window of two trefoiled lights under a two-centred head.
East window of three trefoiled lights with a label which has head stops,
Interior: the tower arch is two-centred and of two chamfered orders, the outer
continued down the Jambs, the inner with moulded capitals. Chancel arch has a
two-centred head of two moulded orders, the inner order with moulded capitals
and engaged respond shafts. In south wall of chancel a two-seat sedillia and
a piscina. Font has plain round bowl tapering towards base, probably C13. A
few C14 floor tiles are re-set around the foot of the C19 pulpit, which is
decorated with four carved figures of saints. (RCHM, 3, p 150; BoE, p 254).


Listing NGR: SO4603357671

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Source: English Heritage

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