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Church of St Philip and James, Groby

Description: Church of St Philip and James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 188535

OS Grid Reference: SK5231307615
OS Grid Coordinates: 452313, 307615
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6637, -1.2279

Location: Markfield Road, Groby, Leicestershire LE6 0FL

Locality: Groby
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE6 0FL

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Listing Text

SK 50 NW
(north east side)
4/28 Church of St Philip
and James


Parish Church. 1840 and 1912. By W. Railton and H.F.Trayler. Random coursed
Mountsorrel granite, sandstone ashlar dressings, Swithland slate roofs.
Western tower, nave and chancel. Small West tower of 3 stages has stepped
angle buttresses, chamfered string courses and an embattled parapet. To
the belfry stage are single narrow pointed louvred lights to each
direction. The side walls of the nave have pairs of lancets and the chancel
added in 1912 has 2 light cusped traceried windows in moulded and pointed
surrounds. The gabled south porch has a plain pointed outer arch. Interior
has moulded and pointed chancel arch and a softwood western gallery. All
fittings are C19.

Listing NGR: SK5231307615

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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