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Church of St Peter, Wolverley and Cookley

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157133

OS Grid Reference: SO8420080155
OS Grid Coordinates: 384200, 280155
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4192, -2.2337

Location: Lea Lane, Cookley, Worcestershire DY10 3SJ

Locality: Wolverley and Cookley
Local Authority: Wyre Forest District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY10 3SJ

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Listing Text

SO 84 80 Cookley
13/141 Church of St Peter
- II
Parish church. 1849, by E Smith, enlarged 1872 by J T Meredith. Brick
with stone dressings and slate roof. West tower, nave, chancel, north and
south aisles. West tower: four stages divided by moulded string courses,
with angle buttresses and crenellated parapet. Belfry has large trefoiled
lancets in deep chamfered reveals; second stage has square headed 2-light
window. First stage has a window of three trefoiled lights under a 2-
centred head. North aisle: five bays, second from right has gabled stone
porch, windows are of two trefoiled lights under 2-centred heads with labels;
clerestory has quatrefoil windows. Chancel of two bays, to right a vestry;
east window of three trefoiled lights under a 2-centred head. Interior: reported
to have box pews with poppy heads. (BoE, p124).

Listing NGR: SO8420080155

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Source: English Heritage

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