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Church of St Peter, Barton-upon-Humber

Description: Church of St Peter

Grade: I
Date Listed: 21 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 165516

OS Grid Reference: TA0347821949
OS Grid Coordinates: 503478, 421949
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6838, -0.4347

Location: E Acridge, Barton-Upon-Humber, North Lincolnshire DN18 5EY

Locality: Barton-upon-Humber
County: North Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN18 5EY

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There is also a scheduled monument, St Peter's Church, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

(East Side)
Church of St Peter


Two churches joined lengthways. On west, Saxon C9 nave, C10 tower. One of the
earliest and most interesting remains of Saxon architecture, showing pilaster
strip work and long and short work on the tower. Saxon chancel demolished to
make way for church to east of Saxon tower. See E.A. Fisher, An Introduction
to Saxon Architecture, (London, 1959). Mediaeval church has nave, aisles, chancel.
Fine clerestory circa 1430, C15 rood screen restored 1898. East window C13 glass of St George and St James. North aisle east rood window of circa 1430.
Chancel effigy, C15 and late C16 and early C19 wall monuments.

The Church of St Peter, the churchyard cross and wall and The Vicarage form a
group with Tyrwhitt Hall.

Listing NGR: TA0347821949

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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