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Church of St Michael, Little Witley

Description: Church of St Michael

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 152348

OS Grid Reference: SO7826763510
OS Grid Coordinates: 378267, 263510
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2693, -2.3199

Location: Church Lane, Little Witley, Worcestershire WR6 6LS

Locality: Little Witley
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6LS

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Listing Text


6/115 Church of St Michael


- II

Parish church. C13 foundations, rebuilt 1867 probably by S W Perkins.
Red sandstone ashlar, tiled roof. Early English style. Nave with south
porch, north vestry, apsidal chancel. 3-bay nave, octagonal plan bell-
cote to west end, 3 columns with stiff-leaf capitals, decorative closed
sides, conical capping and finial, pointed arched, Y-traceried windows
with stiff-leaf capitals to responds, hoodmoulds and stiff-leaf stops
flank central part. Timber-framed gabled porch; doorway similar to
window surround, moulded archway and stiff-leaf ornament; buttressing
to west end and to chancel arch, semi-circular headed doorway on north
face only remains of earlier church, 2-bay chancel has simple lancets.
Interior: trussed rafter roof to nave supported on stiff-leaf corbels,
pointed chancel arch similar to doorway and window surrounds, supported
on 2 orders with sitff-leaf capitals.

Listing NGR: SO7826763510

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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