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Church of St Luke, Wistow

Description: Church of St Luke

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 191147

OS Grid Reference: SP6399796713
OS Grid Coordinates: 463997, 296713
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5645, -1.0573

Location: 1 Wistow Road, Wistow, Leicestershire LE8 9FH

Locality: Wistow
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 9FH

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Listing Text

SP 69 NW
29.12.66. Church of St. Luke.
Church. C13/C14 and 1834, enlarged later C19. Coursed rubble stone with
stone dressings and colourwashed and mostly rendered red brick. Welsh slate
roof. Swithland slate pyramid tower roof. W tower, nave and chancel under 1
roof, N transept and N chancel vestry. Low tower of 3 stages, lower part C13,
upper C14, with W doorway, small lancet over (C19 stained glass) and 4 2-light
bell openings, that to E blocked. Roof has orb and cross finial. Hollow
moulded nave arch on keeled responds. Nave of 1834. Windows with Cl9 mostly
patterned stained glass. 5 bay tie-beam roof with king posts and struts. N
transept and N chancel vestry of later C19. c1800 chamber organ in mahogany
case, originally from Wistow Hall. V.C.H., Vol.V, and Pevsner.

Listing NGR: SP6399796713

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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