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Church of St Mary, Ripple

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 25 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 152588

OS Grid Reference: SO8761637737
OS Grid Coordinates: 387616, 237737
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0379, -2.1819

Location: Station Road, Ripple, Worcestershire GL20 6EZ

Locality: Ripple
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL20 6EZ

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There is also a scheduled monument, Cross North of St Mary's Church, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text


25.3.68 Church of St Mary

- I

Church, late C12 to C13 with later alterations. Stone. Nave, aisles, transepts,
crossing tower and chancel. C1200 6 bay nave with clerestory. Renewed quartre-
foil piers. Stiff leaf capitals to "East, North and South doors". Perp.
West window. Early C13 keeled East and West arches to crossing with stiff-leaf
carving. Crossing tower C15 rebuilt at top 1713 and balustrade 1797. Late
C13 chancel with red sandstone 3-light windows with moulded rear arches. Perp.
East window. Exceptional C15 stalls with 16 carved misericords. Tablet to
Hev J Holte dated 1734 by Thos White. East window 1908 by H W Bryans, West
window 1885 by C E Kempe Jacobean communion rails.
Refs: V C H Pevsner: Worcs, Church Guide.

Listing NGR: SO8761437734

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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