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Church of St Mary, Furneux Pelham

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 160171

OS Grid Reference: TL4316827953
OS Grid Coordinates: 543168, 227953
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9317, 0.0809

Location: The Street, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire SG9 0LD

Locality: Furneux Pelham
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0LD

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Listing Text

(North side)

22.2.67 Church of St Mary

- II*

Parish church. Large C15 building, except for mid-C13 chancel and early
C16 south chapel. North and south aisles of chapel with arcades of three
bays. Two storey south porch. West tower of three stages with embattled
parapet and lead spike. Chancel had C13 lancets and piscina and sedilia.
Good C15 tie beam roofs to nave and aisles, and south chapel with traceried
spandrels and carved angels. The fittings include a C13 font, two altar
tombs, especially one to Sir Walter and Lady de la Lee, c1420, which has
two fine brass figures under canopy, and also another small brass to Robert
Newport, who built the south chapel, and his wife, c1518.

Listing NGR: TL4316827953

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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