British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Church of St Dubricius, St Devereux

Description: Church of St Dubricius

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 155582

OS Grid Reference: SO4408931223
OS Grid Coordinates: 344089, 231223
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9767, -2.8154

Location: St Devereux, County of Herefordshire HR2 9DJ

Locality: St Devereux
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 9DJ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SO 43 SW
2/47 Church of St Dubricius

Parish church. C13 nave, C14 west tower and late C14 chancel; mid- to late
C19 restoration. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; C20 concrete tiled
roof. West tower, nave with south porch and chancel. West tower of three
stages with upper stages markedly offset above ground stage, plain parapet,
square headed loop to west side of ground stage, pointed head to loop on
second stage above, two trefoil-headed lights to 2-centred arch headed opening
to each side of bell stage. Nave: largely restored lancet to left with similar
window and further window with two trefoil-headed lights with quatrefoil in
roundel to right of C19 gabled timber-framed porch and 2-centred arched headed
doorway with chamfered jambs. The north wall has one 2-light C19 window to
right of blocked north doorway and a single lancet and a 2-light C13 window
to the left. Chancel: square headed windows with two trefoiled ogee headed
lights flank late C15 or early C16 doorway with chamfered jambs and 4-centred
head. There are two similar windows to the north side. Restored C14 east
window with three trefoiled ogee headed lights with tracery and a 2-centred
head. Interior: C15 or C16 font with octagonal bowl and splayed underside.
Octagonal stem and square base. C14 piscina in chancel with chamfered and
rebated 2-centred head, damaged quatrefoiled bowl. Tomb recesses in north
and south walls of nave with low segmental pointed arches. Monuments: on
west wall, Thomas Goode, died 1664, with coat of arms, cherub heads and
scrolled bolection mould surround. Ann Goode, 1668, with figure and cherub
heads and scrolled bolection mould surround. The church contains many other,
mostly C19, memorials to Goode family in chancel. (RCHM, Vol I, p 223 -224;
BoE, p 283-284).

Listing NGR: SO4408931223

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.