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 James the Great, Churchill and Blakedown

Description: Church of St James the Great

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157060

OS Grid Reference: SO8807678474
OS Grid Coordinates: 388076, 278474
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4041, -2.1767

Location: Birmingham Road, Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY10 3JW

Locality: Churchill and Blakedown
Local Authority: Wyre Forest District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY10 3JW

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SO 87 NE Blakedown
7/73 Church of St James the Great
- II
Parish church. 1866, by G E Street, extended 1905. Sandstone rubble with
machine tile roof. Nave, chancel and north aisle of 1905. Nave: three bays
with two cinquefoiled light window to left, a trefoiled lancet, gabled porch
to right. West window of three cinquefoiled lights under 2-centred head below
timber bellcote with shingled pyramidal roof. Chancel: one trefoiled lancet;
east window of three cinquefoiled lights. Aisle: two windows of two pointed
lights, to left end a window of two cinquefoiled lights under square head.
Interior: three-bay arcade to aisle has two Tudor arches and a smaller 2-
centred arch to west. Bellcote supported by large arch-braced collar truss.
Fittings: almost all are early C20. (BoE, p 93).

Listing NGR: SO8807678474

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.