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Church of St Mary, Albury

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 160073

OS Grid Reference: TL4355924734
OS Grid Coordinates: 543559, 224734
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9027, 0.0853

Location: 13 The Bourne, Albury, Hertfordshire SG11 2JG

Locality: Albury
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 2JG

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/5 Church of St Mary


- II*

Parish church. Earliest features are C13, and the chancel has the original lan-
cet windows in the north and south walls. Mid-C14 nave and north and south
aisles with four bay arcades and with clerestory over the south arcade. West
tower of c.1450, of three stages with embattled parapet and small leaded needle
spire. C15 south porch much restored, and there are considerable later restora-
tions and additions. Among the fittings of special interest is the C14 altar
tomb, with effigies of a knight and his lady, with good detail of armour and
costume. Other fittings include some brasses, especially a miniature late C15
knight and lady, C15 chancel screen, C17-C18 pulpit with inlaid wood shields with
arms of Leventhorp and others.

Listing NGR: TL4355924734

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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