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Church of St Martin, Lyndon

Description: Church of St Martin

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 186990

OS Grid Reference: SK9073304421
OS Grid Coordinates: 490733, 304421
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6300, -0.6609

Location: Church Road, Lyndon, Rutland LE15 8TU

Locality: Lyndon
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 8TU

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Listing Text

SK 90 SW CHURCH ROAD (South Side)

6/151 Church of St. Martin



Church. C13-14, much restored 1866. Coursed rubble stone with quoins
and stone dressings and Collyweston slate and leaded roofs. Stone coped
gables and parapet to nave. W tower, nave aisles, chancel, N chancel
organ chamber, and S porch. C14/C15 tower of 3 stages. Plinth, W window
with C19 stained glass, 4 2-light bell openings with transom and hood
moulds, and battlements. Inside, a C13 coffin slab in floor of tower
and double chamfered nave arch, the inner arch on corbels. Hood mould
and label stops. Both nave arcades of 2 bays, C13/early C14, octagonal
piers, double chamfered arches, with hood moulds and single central head
stop either side. Clerestory with 3 C19 windows either side and C19 roof.
N aisle has 3 C19 windows, opening to organ chamber and remains of stair
to rood loft. Organ chamber probably C19. Chancel mainly C19 with coloured
tile floor, E window and S door. S aisle has C13 door with hood mould
and head stops, and 2 C19 windows. Upper part of S porch C19, lower
probably earlier. C12 font, round becoming square at top, on short
supports, 3 with attached shafts. Reredos (with sgraffito work) and pulpit
of alabaster of 1856. On exterior C18 wall monument on E wall of porch,
and another on S wall of chancel to John Freeman, died 1796, a former

Listing NGR: SK9073304421

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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