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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: 157069

OS Grid Reference: SO8796679357
OS Grid Coordinates: 387966, 279357
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4121, -2.1783

Location: Churchill Lane, Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY10 3LY

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

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Listing Text

SO 87 NE Churchill
7/79 Church of St James
the Great
Parish church. 1868 by W J Hopkins. Sandstone ashlar with tile roof.
Nave, chancel, tower in north-east angle. Tower: three stages, parapet
pierced by quatrefoils, belfry has a window of two cinquefoiled lights
under a 2-centred head with chamfered reveals; slit windows to first stage,
north door has a 2-centred head and label. Nave: four bays, angle buttresses,
bays from left to right contain: a trefoil lancet; the south porch in C14
style timber-framing; last two bays each have a window of two cinquefoiled
lights under a 2-centred head. Chancel: two windows: two cinquefoiled lights
under 2-centred heads. East window: three cinquefoiled lights under 2-centred
head with label. Interior: reported to have a recessed seat with canopy on
either side of chancel arch (BoE, pp 119 - 120).

Listing NGR: SO8796679357

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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