Description: Church of St Germain
Date Listed: 23 August 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 192176
OS Grid Reference: SK9089561713
OS Grid Coordinates: 490895, 361713
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1448, -0.6425
There is also a scheduled monument, Churchyard Cross, St Germain's Churchyard, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.
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SK 96 SW THURLBY MAIN STREET
23.8.67 CHURCH OF ST GERMAIN
Parish church. 11C, 13C, 15C and 19C. Coursed and random rubble, with ashlar
dressings. Slate ridge roof with ashlar coped gable. West tower, nave and chancel
under same roof, north aisle and south porch. West tower 13C, though much restored in
l9C. Single window on west face, with Y-tracery under hoodmould. Bell chamber has 4
openings with Y-tracery under hoodmoulds, one on each face. Tower has diagonal
buttresses, topped with battlemented parapet, and a central gargoyle on each face.
South front has, 2, 2 light windows under segmental arches either side of porch.
Porch has rubble walls with wooden gable and slate roof, protecting plain Norman
doorway pre 1200. Chancel is lit by 3 lancet light windows under flat hoodmould.
East end has 3 lancet light window. North front, has single lancet lighting chancel,
and 3, 15C, aisle windows. All flat topped with ogee lancets, a triple one to the
east, the others double. Internally, 13C, 3 bay arcade on north side, with octagonal
piers and double chamfered arches. Pointed tower arch. Fine 15C octagonal font.
19C, perpendicular style rood screen, 19C wooden pulpit and pews.
Listing NGR: SK9089561713
Source: English Heritage
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