Description: Church of All Saints
Date Listed: 1 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 189082
OS Grid Reference: SK5220709782
OS Grid Coordinates: 452207, 309782
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6832, -1.2292
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NEWTOWN LINFORD BRADGATE ROAD
SK 50 NW
Church of All Saints
Church of C14/15, enlarged C19. Granite and slate rubble stone with
Swithland slate roof. W tower with recessed stone spire, nave, C19 N
transept, and C19 S porch and chancel. Tower with plinth, 4 bell openings,
battlements, 1706 slate sun dial and restored spire. C14/15 W window. Nave
has C19 3-bay N arcade of moulded arches on octagonal piers, one arch wider
to transept. Right of this arch a C15 carved head label stop. Plain
plastered nave roof with 2 tie beams visible. N aisle with 2 small Perp
type windows, restored 3-light Perp window in transept with carved head label
stops inside. Stone stack NE outside corner. 1915 vestry N of chancel.
On S wall 2 C15 2-light windows one over S door and Perp 5-light window with
transom, renewed tracery upper lights. Perp 2-light windows either
side before chancel arch, c1920 stained glass in S. C19 chancel with open
common rafter roof with collar beams and struts. E window reticulated
type tracery with 1915 stained glass. Pulpit 1893 and C19 font. Mason's
slate ledger stone mounted on W wall and wall monument c1777. On eastern
tie beam hangs late C18 3 arch screen with royal and earl's arms in gable
and earl's coronets as pendant finials.
Listing NGR: SK5220709782
Source: English Heritage
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