Description: Church of St Edith
Date Listed: 9 September 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 195336
OS Grid Reference: TF3264791316
OS Grid Coordinates: 532647, 391316
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4020, -0.0063
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TF 39 SW LITTLE GRIMSBY MAIN STREET
(in grounds of
7/29 Church of
Parish church. C15, restored 1777, 1855 and 1891. Rendered and
whitewashed stone with ironstone and ashlar dressings, lead
roofs. Nave with bellcote and chancel. The west end has a
continuous moulded 4 centred arched doorway with trefoil
spandrels and moulded square hood with human head labels. Over
the arch an inscription "repaired 1891". Above is a quatrefoil
containing the initials ED IIH and the date 1500 with P above.
C19 gabled bellcote with cross. North side is blank. Chancel
east wall has a C19 window with wooden intersecting tracery and
moulded hood. Chancel south wall has 2 C15 2 light windows with
cusped heads and square moulded hoods. The south wall of the
nave has one C19 2 light window and a C15 2 light window, with
cusped heads and moulded pointed hood. Interior. The chancel
arch is basket shaped. The nave has a queen post roof and the
chancel king post roof is dated 1777. In the chancel is a C18
font reset as a piscina. Fittings. All fittings C19, with 4
commandment boards, 2 hatchments and to either side of the altar
are 2 oak figures of angels playing instruments. On the north
side of the chancel a scrolled bracket supports a marble bust of
Lady F. Beauclerk d.1877.
Listing NGR: TF3264791316
Source: English Heritage
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