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Church of St Swithin, Ganarew

Description: Church of St Swithin

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 153796

OS Grid Reference: SO5294816329
OS Grid Coordinates: 352948, 216329
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8436, -2.6844

Location: Ganarew, County of Herefordshire NP25 3SS

Locality: Ganarew
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: NP25 3SS

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Listing Text

SO 51 NW GANAREW CP GANAREW

5/5 Church of St Swithin



GV II


Parish church. c1850 by J Pritchard of Llandaff. Coursed sandstone rubble
with ashlar dressings, decorative tiled roof with bands of fishscale tiles.
Nave, south porch and chancel with north vestry. Decorated style.
Nave: 2 square-headed windows with hoodmoulds have cusped ogee-headed lights
and spandrels, 2-light window to west and 3-light to east flanking gabled
porch. Square-set bellcote partly supported by a central buttress at west
end has similar cusped ogee-headed openings in square surrounds and spirelet
with decorative lucarnes, 3-cusped ogee-headed lancets to chancel. Interior:
decorative arch-braced roof with moulded members and cusped wind-braces,
mock sepulcural recess in north wall of chancel with cusping and crocket
ornament.


Listing NGR: SO5294916326

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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