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Church of St Mary, Donnington

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 152424

OS Grid Reference: SO7085434211
OS Grid Coordinates: 370854, 234211
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0056, -2.4260

Locality: Donnington
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 2HX

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Listing Text

DONNINGTON CP -
SO 73 SW

6/1 Church of St Mary

18.11.52

- II


Parish church. Circa 1300, altered and restored subsequently; north aisle
1862; chancel extended, porch and bellcote, new windows and other works 1878.
Consists of nave with bell-turret at west, south porch, north aisle, chancel
and north vestry. Coursed, squared rubble with freestone dressings; plain
tiled roof. Nave of 2 windows, one with Y-tracery, all cusped; buttresses
with offsets at corners; timber bell-turret with pyramidal slate roof, trefoil
headed openings with quatrefoils above; sundial set at south-east. Projecting
gabled porch with an ashlar plinth and arcaded timber upper parts. North
aisle under catslide roof: 3 windows, single and 2-light with cinquefoil heads.
Chancel: C19 single and 2-light windows, all with cinquefoil heads. Interior:
3 bay arcade to north aisle, octagonal piers and double chamfered arches;
pointed chancel arch. Monument in chancel to Edward Webb, died 1855, by Lew
of Cheltenham, marble, draped flags and arms with sword and hat. (N Pevsner,
The Buildings of England: Herefordshire, 1963. RCHM, Herefordshire, Vol II,
1932).


Listing NGR: SO7085434211

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Source: English Heritage

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