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Church of All Saints, Letchworth Garden City

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 161927

OS Grid Reference: TL2246330657
OS Grid Coordinates: 522463, 230657
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9609, -0.2191

Location: 2 Willian Church Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG6 2AE

Locality: Letchworth Garden City
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG6 2AE

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Listing Text

In the entry for the folloeing building :-
TL 23 SW
1/2 Church of All Saints
- 27.5.54 II

the Grade shall be amended to read Grade II* (star).


Church of All Saints
TL 23 SW 1/2 27.5.54
Willian parish church. Two bay nave and chancel, C12 and C13; tower and south
porch, C15. Welsh slate roof with coped gables. Flint and ironstone rubble
walls with ashlar dressings and buttresses. Three stage tower with stair turret,
battlemented parapet, moulded strings, diagonal buttresses and gargoyles.
C14 and C15 fenestration in Perpendicular style. Plain, gabled porch. Interior
with C19 timber barrel roof to nave and chancel; chancel retains original corbel
masks. Brass of Richard Golden (died 1446). Good wall monuments in chancel
to Edward and Joan Lacon (died 1625 and 1624), John Chapman (died 1624) and
Thomas Wilson (died 1656). Former C15 chancel screen removed. Carved chancel
seats. (VCH vol III p 179, RCHM Herts p 242.)

Listing NGR: TL2246330657

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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