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Church of St Peter, Ayot St Peter

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 158292

OS Grid Reference: TL2185014971
OS Grid Coordinates: 521850, 214971
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8201, -0.2335

Location: Ayot St Peter Road, Ayot St Peter, Hertfordshire AL6 9BG

Locality: Ayot St Peter
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL6 9BG

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Listing Text





Church, 1874 by J P Seddon. Polychromatic early Gothic style.
Red brick with vitreous and white brick chequer pattern,
diapering and banding. Flush stone dressings. Machine tile roof
with terracotta cresting. Tall spire on S with square base
sloping at angles to stone steeple and with mosaic clock on E
face. Round apse has 1, 2 and 3 light lancets. Wider nave with
recessed 2 and 3 light trefoiled lancets and multi-light W window
with central rose. The interior is an exceptionally complete
example of church furnishing about 1880. Chancel arch is an
early work of the Martin Brothers. Stained glass in W window
(1880) designed by Seddon. Barrel vaulted wooden nave roof.
Font with floral frieze and marble pillars. (Pevsner (1977)).

Listing NGR: TL2185014971

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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