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Church of St Mary, Osgathorpe

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 187810

OS Grid Reference: SK4311819518
OS Grid Coordinates: 443118, 319518
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7715, -1.3623

Location: 14 Church Lane, Osgathorpe, Leicestershire LE12 9SY

Locality: Osgathorpe
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 9SY

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Listing Text

In the entry for;


4/43 Church of St Mary

24.11.65 II

The building shall be upgraded to II* (star)



4/43 Church of St. Mary

Parish Church, C14, extensively restored in C19 (c1860). Grey uncoursed
igneous rubble with string course and buttresses. A long single cell with
polygonal apse of 1860, and west tower to south of nave.

North and south doorways have ogee arches, the north decorated with 2 carved
heads as ornamental capitals, and a fleur de lys. Windows of simple
decorated tracery have hoodmoulds capped by fleur de lys, but much stonework
renewed. On south wall is a squint, and a small ogee arched priests door.
Inside, 2 windows on south are in full height recesses, and all windows are
in shouldered recesses. 2 trefoiled piscinas and a plain octagonal font.

Listing NGR: SK4311819518

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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