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Church of St Botolph, Wardley

Description: Church of St Botolph

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 November 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 187528

OS Grid Reference: SK8319200193
OS Grid Coordinates: 483192, 300193
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5932, -0.7733

Location: Main Street, Wardley, Rutland LE15 9AZ

Locality: Wardley
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 9AZ

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Listing Text

SK 80 SW
Church of St Botolph

Parish church. Early C13 nave. C14 tower. C14 clerestory. Chancel 1871. Rubble
with ashlar dressings, lead and tile roof. Nave, chancel, west tower, south porch.
South side has one lancet window and one window with plate tracery of c.1250.
Also square headed C16 reading light. 3 bay 2 light perpendicular clerestory.
C12 windows on either side of porch "thoroughly repaired" in 1861. Heavily buttressed
C19 chancel with 2 light "Decorated" south window. South doorway of c.1175 with
water leaf carving on capitals. C14 porch with sundial dated 1694. East window
with 4 light "Decorated" window. C14 western tower and spire with gabled ashlar
lucarnes. One light west window on tower. Plain north side with repeated clerestory
only. Interior: aisleless nave. Moulded corbels on nave tower arch. Chancel
arch of 1871. C14 roof timbers in nave. C19 barrel organ. Font dated 1797.
2 C19 monumental slabs at west end. Many memorial tablets to Walker and Fludyer

Listing NGR: SK8319200193

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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