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Church of St Bartholomew, Snarestone

Description: Church of St Bartholomew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 187980

OS Grid Reference: SK3413109450
OS Grid Coordinates: 434131, 309450
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6817, -1.4966

Location: Measham Road, Snarestone, Leicestershire DE12 7DA

Locality: Snarestone
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DE12 7DA

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Listing Text

SK 30 NW
(West Side)
Church of St. Bartholomew
Small church of 1752, extended mid C19. Red brick with stone plinth,
quoins and slate and plain tile roof with kneelers. Miniature W tower,
nave and small chancel. Nave extended to N midCl9 in similar style.
Round headed rusticated stone surrounds with keystones to most openings.
W tower of 3 stages, with parapet, stone bands, cornice and simple pinnacles.
W door with tablet dated 1752, bull's eye window and bell-opening above. Nave
with 2 windows to S, 2 larger to N and 3 small to W. Similar E window. Mid
C19 truss and boarded roof of 3 bays, slate covered. Chancel has plastered
roof, plain tiled with stone coped gable and cornice. Interior: plastered
walls, perhaps contemporary small front, and 3 late C18 wall monuments.

Listing NGR: SK3413109450

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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