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Church of All Saints, Loughborough

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: I
Date Listed: 15 March 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 189457

OS Grid Reference: SK5381019942
OS Grid Coordinates: 453810, 319942
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7744, -1.2038

Location: Steeple Row, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 1UR

Locality: Loughborough
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE11 1UR

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Listing Text

10/86 (east side)

15.3.65 Church of All Saints


Church, mainly C14, restored and enlarged 1862 by G G Scott. Of ashlar. Nave and
aisles (with secondary south aisle added 1862 between south transept and porch),
transepts, chancel, 4-stage C15 west tower. Four-bay nave with pinnacles and
battlements. Three-light aisle windows with decorated tracery. Three-light C15
clerestory windows, 2 to each bay. Chancel with perpendicular windows to north and
south, but decorated 5-light east window. Tower: west doorway with shields and
leaves carved in the spandrels, 5-light perpendicular west window, 3-light blind
window above. Bell stage has 2 tall 2-light windows with transoms and quatrefoil
heads flanked by blank panels with identical tracery. Pinnacles and battlements
above (restored 1950). Interior: very lofty tower arch. Quatrefoil arcade piers.
C19 roofs. Sedilia and piscina in chancel. Piscina and aumbry in south chapel.
C19 wrought iron altar table in south aisle. Fine monument to Joanna Walters,
d.1673, carved with angels holding a curtain to either side of inscription tablet,
and the shrouded bodies of a woman and 2 babies beneath. Some C15 brasses. Fine
collection of carved Swishland slate headstones in churchyard. N Pevsner,
[Leicestershire and Rutland.

Listing NGR: SK5381019942

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Source: English Heritage

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